Daily Archives: October 20, 2013

POLITICS – In Pictures: Tens of Thousands Surround Gov’t HQ Protesting Rejected HKTV Bid 2

Actors, activists, protesters and politicians joined forces as tens of thousands of Hong Kongers descended on Gov’t HQ today…

In one of this year’s largest demonstrations, citizens gathered in Admiralty to protest the government’s decision not to issue HKTV a free-to-air broadcast licence.

Hundreds of the station’s employees lost their jobs this week after a secretive government meeting saw HKTV’s bid rejected without public explanation.