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Written Ministerial Statements — Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities: Building Safety Update (24 Oct 2023)

Michael Gove: ...18m. This not only reflects the views of experts including the National Fire Chiefs Council and Royal Institute of British Architects, but also brings us into line with countries – including Hong Kong and the UAE – in having a reasonable threshold for requiring second staircases. I can now announce the intended transitional arrangements that will accompany this change to Approved...

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Waste: Exports (23 Oct 2023)

Rebecca Pow: 1,497 Sweden (617KT; 41.2%); Netherlands (346KT; 23.1%); Germany (106KT; 7.1%); Cyprus (104KT; 7.0%); Norway (99KT; 6.6%) 4 Aluminium waste and scrap 560 India (174KT; 31.2%); Hong Kong (43KT; 7.6%); Thailand (32KT; 5.8%); Republic of Korea (30KT; 5.4%); Switzerland (28KT; 5.0%) 5 Plastic scrap and waste 468 Turkey (123KT; 26.2%); Netherlands (101KT; 21.6%); Poland...

Long-Term Strategic Challenges Posed by China - Motion to Take Note (19 Oct 2023)

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon: ...issues, when my noble friend Lord Johnson visited he used opportunities, particularly those with the media, to speak against the procedures and the erosion of rights in China, and particularly in Hong Kong, and to address those key concerns. As we balance our relationship with China, it is important that we call these issues out. The noble Lord, Lord Alton, also talked about the...

Safe Asylum Routes: Afghan Refugees (17 Oct 2023)

Robert Jenrick: ...entry to the United Kingdom. We all appreciate the pressures on local authorities: their own housing lists for the domestic population; handling Homes for Ukraine, the Syrian scheme and the Hong Kong scheme; and the consequences of illegal migration. Together, those factors make it an extremely challenging period for them. Since 2015, we have welcomed 530,000 people into our country on...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Hong Kong: Press Freedom ( 5 Oct 2023)

Baroness Kennedy of The Shaws: To ask His Majesty's Government what is their assessment of the current state of media freedom in Hong Kong; and what discussions they have had with the Hong Kong government regarding this.

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Jimmy Lai ( 5 Oct 2023)

Baroness Kennedy of The Shaws: To ask His Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to monitor the treatment of Jimmy Lai, currently imprisoned in Hong Kong; and what discussions they have had with the Hong Kong government regarding the fairness and integrity of Mr Lai’s trial.

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Hong Kong: Press Freedom ( 3 Oct 2023)

Lord Alton of Liverpool: To ask His Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the report of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Hong Kong, Inquiry into Media Freedom in Hong Kong: The Case of Jimmy Lai and Apple Daily, published in April 2023; and what steps they are taking to respond to its recommendations.

Written Answers — Department for Business and Trade: Department for Business and Trade: China (27 Sep 2023)

Lord Alton of Liverpool: ...he received to any representations he may have made on the government of China's treatment of the Uyghur minority, threats to Taiwan, and imprisonment of pro-democracy advocates and lawmakers in Hong Kong, including the British citizen Jimmy Lai.

Written Answers — Home Office: Visas: Graduates (27 Sep 2023)

Lord Murray of Blidworth: .... Alphabetical Rankings Lists 2022 (establishments from Top 50 rankings which appeared on 2 or more lists) Country California Institute of Technology (Caltech) USA Chinese University of Hong Kong Hong Kong Columbia University USA Cornell University USA Duke University USA Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL Switzerland) Switzerland ETH...

Ukraine - Motion to Take Note (21 Sep 2023)

Lord Owen: ...German military ready to fight. One other thing that is most important when we look at China is that it understands that this country was deeply affronted when President Xi tore up the treaty over Hong Kong signed by Deng Xiaoping and Margaret Thatcher. It was a massive blow to international authority and devastating that a country emerging as a great country and a great superpower should...

Proposed Merger of Three UK and Vodafone — [Sir George Howarth in the Chair] (19 Sep 2023)

Chris Bryant: sexual offences. That is an important matter that we should consider carefully. Does it make sense to give such a role to a company, CK Hutchison Holdings—the owner of Three—that is a Hong Kong-based and Cayman Islands-registered conglomerate that was formed only in 2015? My questions for the Minister are as follows. What assessment have the Government made of the relationship...

Freedom of Religion and Belief — [Mr Philip Hollobone in the Chair] (19 Sep 2023)

Fiona Bruce: ...—as young as two years old have recently been removed from their homes and families in Tibet and transported to residential schools, to alienate them from their families, cultures and beliefs? In Hong Kong, the public voice of the Church has been neutered. In the period since I was privileged to take up the office of envoy, the war against Ukraine has erupted, with places of worship...

Written Ministerial Statements — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Hong Kong Six-monthly Report (19 Sep 2023)

James Cleverly: The latest Six-monthly Report on the implementation of the Sino-British Joint Declaration on Hong Kong was published today, and is attached. It covers the period from 1 July – 31 December 2022. The report has been placed in the Libraries of both Houses. A copy is also available on the Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office website...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Hong Kong: Politics and Government (18 Sep 2023)

Tan Dhesi: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, whether he discussed (a) democracy within Hong Kong and (b) the Sino-British Joint Declaration with his Chinese counterpart during his recent visit to China.

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Railways: Property Development (15 Sep 2023)

Gareth Thomas: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, if he will make an assessment of the potential merits of adopting Hong Kong MTR Corporation’s Rail plus Property (R+P) model for incentivising housing development near or over railway lines; and if he will make a statement.

G20 Summit - Statement (12 Sep 2023)

Lord True: ...or five years that there has been a meeting with such a high-level member of the Chinese Government, and he was certainly told in no uncertain terms what the UK thinks in relation to human rights, Hong Kong and other matters. I will not follow his comments on the nature of the Prime Minister. I think the Prime Minister values the relationships we seek to forge internationally across the...

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration: Hong Kong (12 Sep 2023)

Neil Coyle: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many of the 533,000 people offered a safe and legal route into the UK since 2015 were from Hong Kong.

Security Update - Statement (11 Sep 2023)

Lord Alton of Liverpool: ...Uighurs in Xinjiang, the atrocities committed in Tibet, the threats almost daily to Taiwan and the terrible destruction of democracy and incarceration of lawmakers and pro-democracy advocates in Hong Kong, including the British citizen, Jimmy Lai. Here at home, we have spoken—as many have today in the House in the preceding debates—about issues such as forced organ harvesting and the...

Procurement Bill [HL] - Commons Amendments: Motion on Amendment 25 (11 Sep 2023)

Lord Alton of Liverpool: ...involves every single citizen of this country, so it poses dangers for them too. I commend to her the recent Channel 4 documentary on Hikvision and the fantastic work of IPVM, Big Brother Watch, Hong Kong Watch—of which I am a patron—and other organisations that have outlined the security risk that these cameras pose, particularly in those sensitive public sector sites, but not...

Security Update (11 Sep 2023)

Oliver Dowden: The hon. Gentleman is right to highlight that we have a changed approach to China, because the facts on China have changed. With its conduct in relation to Hong Kong and the national security law that it has passed, the increasing evidence of abuses in Xinjiang province and the increased aggression in relation to the South China sea, there is no room for any naivety about China. We have to be...

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