Simon Cheng was on a business trip in Shenzhen last time his girlfriend heard from him. Photo: Handout

British consulate worker in Hong Kong held in mainland China for 10 days, girlfriend says

  • Simon Cheng disappeared more than a week ago while returning from Shenzhen at the West Kowloon terminus of the cross-border railway, according to partner
  • British consulate ‘extremely concerned’ by reports of detention
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Simon Cheng was on a business trip in Shenzhen last time his girlfriend heard from him. Photo: Handout
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The man pleaded guilty to one count of criminal damage on Monday. Photo: Nora Tam

Mainland Chinese tourist jailed for defacing US consulate in Hong Kong in response to so-called foreign meddling in anti-government protests

  • Unemployed Qin Jingjun, 37, tried to spray slogan in Chinese on front gate of diplomatic mission
  • Judge dismisses lawyer’s claim that Qin had acted on a momentary impulse
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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The man pleaded guilty to one count of criminal damage on Monday. Photo: Nora Tam
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