Jimmy Lai The Hong Kong Media Tycoon That China Loathes





Jimmy Lai: the Hong Kong media tycoon that China loathes - Yahoo! News

10/08/2020 Like many of Hong Kong's tycoons, Lai rose from poverty. He was born in mainland China's Guangdong province into a wealthy family but they lost it all when the communists took power in 1949....

Jimmy Lai: the Hong Kong media tycoon that China loathes - Yahoo! News

16/04/2021 Smuggled into Hong Kong aged 12, Lai toiled in sweatshops, taught himself English and eventually founded the hugely successful Giordano clothing empire. But his path diverged from his contemporaries in 1989 when China sent tanks to crush pro-democracy protests in Beijing's Tiananmen Square.

Jimmy Lai: The Hong Kong Media Tycoon That China Loathes

16/04/2021 Media tycoon Jimmy Lai has been convicted over his activism for the first time, given a 12-month sentence AFP / Anthony WALLACE. Lai had long predicted he would be a prime target for authorities ...

Jimmy Lai: The Hong Kong media tycoon that China loathes

10/08/2020 A rags-to-riches millionaire, media tycoon Jimmy Lai is a self-styled troublemaker who has been a thorn in Beijings side for decades thanks to his caustic tabloids and unapologetic ...

Jimmy Lai: the Hong Kong media tycoon that China loathes

16/04/2021 A rags-to-riches millionaire, media tycoon Jimmy Lai is a self-styled troublemaker who has long been a thorn in Beijings side thanks to his caustic tabloids and unapologetic support for ...

Jimmy Lai: The Hong Kong media tycoon that China loathes

16/04/2021 Jimmy Lai: The Hong Kong media tycoon that China loathes Smuggled into Hong Kong aged 12, Lai toiled in sweatshops, taught himself English and eventually founded the hugely successful Giordano ...

Jimmy Lai: the Hong Kong media tycoon that China loathes - Yahoo!

16/04/2021 A rags-to-riches millionaire, media tycoon Jimmy Lai is a self-styled "troublemaker" who has long been a thorn in Beijing's side thanks to his caustic tabloids and unapologetic support for...

Jimmy Lai: Hong Kong media tycoon that China loathes - RTE.ie

16/04/2021 A rags-to-riches millionaire, media tycoon Jimmy Lai is a self-styled "troublemaker" who has long been a thorn in Beijing's side thanks to his caustic tabloids and unapologetic support for democracy.

Jimmy Lai: the Hong Kong media tycoon that China loathes

A rags-to-riches millionaire, media tycoon Jimmy Lai is a self-styled "troublemaker" who has long been a thorn in Beijing's side thanks to his caustic tabloids and unapologetic support for democracy. The 73-year-old was convicted over his activism for the first time on Friday, handed a 12-month prison sentence for helping to lead one of Hong Kong's biggest protests.

Jimmy Lai: the Hong Kong Media Tycoon that China Loathes

16/04/2021 Like many of Hong Kongs tycoons, Jimmy Lai rose from poverty. He was born in mainland Chinas Guangdong province into a wealthy family but they lost it all when the communists took power in 1949. Smuggled into Hong Kong aged 12, Lai toiled in sweatshops, taught himself English and eventually founded the hugely successful Giordano clothing ...

Jimmy Lai: the Hong Kong media tycoon that China loathes - LINE TODAY

In this file photo taken on June 16, 2020, millionaire media tycoon Jimmy Lai, 72, poses during an interview with AFP at the Next Digital offices in Hong Kong. - Lai, a Hong Kong media mogul and one of the city's most prominent pro-democracy figures, was arrested on August 10, 2020 under Beijing's new national security law, a close aide and a police source said.

Jimmy Lai: the Hong Kong media tycoon that China loathes

16/04/2021 A rags-to-riches millionaire, media tycoon Jimmy Lai is a self-styled "troublemaker" who has long been a thorn in Beijing's side thanks to his caustic tabloids and unapologetic support for...

Jimmy Lai: The Hong Kong media tycoon that China loathes

10/08/2020 HONG KONG A rags-to-riches millionaire, media tycoon Jimmy Lai is a self-styled troublemaker who has been a thorn in Beijings side for decades thanks to his caustic tabloids and ...

Jimmy Lai trial: Hong Kong to ask Beijing to rule on use of foreign

29/11/2022 Media tycoon Jimmy Lai, founder of Apple Daily, looks on as he leaves the Court of Final Appeal by prison van in Hong on February 1, 2021.

Jimmy Lai: the Hong Kong media tycoon that China loathes

16/04/2021 Smuggled into Hong Kong aged 12, Lai toiled in sweatshops, taught himself English and eventually founded the hugely successful Giordano clothing empire.

Jimmy Lai: the Hong Kong media tycoon that China loathes

10/08/2020 A rags-to-riches millionaire, media tycoon Jimmy Lai is a self-styled "troublemaker" who has been a thorn in Beijing's side for decades thanks to his caustic tabloids and unapologetic support for democracy. Lai's arrest on Monday under a new national security law Beijing imposed on Hong Kong will come as little surprise to observers, including the publisher himself, who said he knew he would ...

Jimmy Lai: the Hong Kong media tycoon that China loathes - Yahoo!

16/04/2021 A rags-to-riches millionaire, media tycoon Jimmy Lai is a self-styled "troublemaker" who has long been a thorn in Beijing's side thanks to his caustic tabloids and unapologetic support for democracy. The 73-year-old was convicted over his activism for the first time on Friday, handed a 12-month prison sentence for helping to lead one of Hong Kong's biggest protests.

Jimmy Lai: the Hong Kong media tycoon that China loathes

10/08/2020 Media tycoon Jimmy Lai has been convicted over his activism for the first time, given a 12-month sentence. AFP. Hong Kong (AFP) - A rags-to-riches millionaire, media tycoon Jimmy Lai is a self-styled "troublemaker" who has long been a thorn in Beijing's side thanks to his caustic tabloids and unapologetic support for democracy.

Jimmy Lai: the Hong Kong media tycoon that China loathes

16/04/2021 Smuggled into Hong Kong aged 12, Lai toiled in sweatshops, taught himself English and eventually founded the hugely successful Giordano clothing empire. But his path diverged from his contemporaries in 1989 when China sent tanks to crush pro-democracy protests in Beijings Tiananmen Square. Jimmy Lai in 1997. Photo: Mike Clarke/AFP.

Jimmy Lai: The Hong Kong media tycoon that China loathes

10/08/2020 HONG KONG, Aug 10 A rags-to-riches millionaire, media tycoon Jimmy Lai is a self-styled troublemaker who has been a thorn in Beijings side for decades thanks to his...

Hong Kong court to hear gov't application to adjourn media tycoon Jimmy

2 days ago Hong Kongs High Court will hear an application from the Department of Justice (DoJ) to adjourn the national security trial against media tycoon Jimmy Lai on Thursday, the day it is set to begin.

Media tycoon Jimmy Lai's trial adjourned to Dec 13, Hong Kong

1 day ago The closely watched national security trial of pro-democracy media tycoon Jimmy Lai has been adjourned on its scheduled starting date on Thursday until December 13 as Hong Kong waits for Beijing ...

Hong Kong court adjourns trial of tycoon and China critic Jimmy Lai

1 day ago A Hong Kong court on Thursday adjourned to December 13 the high-profile trial of tycoon and China critic Jimmy Lai, who faces several charges of collusion with foreign countries under a China ...

Jimmy Lai: Hong Kong Asks China to Bar UK Lawyer From Media Tycoon

28/11/2022 Jinglu Gu. Hong Kong will ask China to interpret the law and determine whether overseas lawyers can be part of national security trials, after the government failed to bar a UK lawyer from ...

Hong Kong court delays media tycoon Jimmy Lais national security trial

1 day ago HONG KONG A Hong Kong court delayed the start of media mogul Jimmy Lais national security law trial at the request of the government. The court will meet again on Dec 13 to discuss a ...

Hong Kong court delays trial of pro-democracy tycoon

1 day ago AFP / Anthony Wallace. HONG KONG Jailed pro-democracy media tycoon Jimmy Lai's trial under Hong Kong's national security law was delayed Thursday as the government asked Beijing to bar Lai ...

Hong Kong court delays trial of pro-democracy tycoon

1 day ago HONG KONG, CHINA Jailed pro-democracy media tycoon Jimmy Lais trial under Hong Kongs national security law was delayed Thursday as the government asked Beijing to bar Lai from being represented by a British lawyer. Lai and several executives from the now-shuttered Apple Daily newspaper are being prosecuted for colluding with ...

Hong Kong Court Delays Media Tycoons National Security Trial

1 day ago 7,200.00. KRW. -70.00 -0.96%. A Hong Kong court delayed the start of media mogul Jimmy Lais national security law trial at the request of the government. The court will meet again on Dec. 13 to ...

Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai's trial on hold over lawyer dispute

1 day ago PAK YIU, Nikkei staff writer December 1, 2022 12:54 JST. HONG KONG -- The start of Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai's trial was pushed back Thursday as city officials try to force his foreign ...

Top court dismisses Hong Kong gov't bid to prevent media tycoon Jimmy

28/11/2022 Hong Kongs top court will not allow the Department of Justice (DoJ) to appeal against an earlier court decision admitting a UK barrister to represent media tycoon Jimmy Lai in a high-profile ...