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Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: China: Foreign Relations ( 4 Mar 2024)

Lord Alton of Liverpool: ...Minister Wang Yi at the Munich Security Conference, to call for the immediate removal of sanctions against British parliamentarians who have raised concerns regarding human rights issues in China, Hong Kong, Xinjiang and Tibet.

Leasehold Reform and New Homes (28 Feb 2024)

Neil O'Brien: ...will be doing the secondary legislation in 2024. It takes a long time to do things, but we do eventually get there. Capturing more land value for the community is something they do brilliantly in Hong Kong—the hon. Member for Strangford has been communicating with people whose human rights have been violated there. One thing they have always done well there is capture land value for the...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Hong Kong: Foreign Relations (27 Feb 2024)

Andrew Rosindell: To ask the Minister of State, Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office, whether he met the Chief Executive of Hong Kong in the last 12 months.

Financial Risk Checks for Gambling — [Sir Edward Leigh in the Chair] (26 Feb 2024)

Peter Aldous: ...if we had what is known as a parimutuel form of gambling. As we heard from my hon. Friend the Member for Tewkesbury (Mr Robertson), that is why the prize money is so much higher in places like Hong Kong and Japan, which have incredibly well-regulated industries too. Horseracing depends to a dramatic extent on the levy. It is quite clear from what I see and the feedback I get that the...

Written Ministerial Statements — Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities: Children and Young People’s Resettlement Fund (26 Feb 2024)

Felicity Buchan: ...Children and Young People’s Resettlement Fund. This £2.5 million fund facilitates projects in England until March 2025 that support young people, aged 21 and under, on the Ukraine, Afghan and Hong Kong BN(O) pathways. The fund aims to have a positive effect on the lives of children and young people on these pathways by addressing their specific needs and vulnerabilities, including...

Home Department: Transnational Repression by Hostile States (26 Feb 2024)

Thomas Tugendhat: ...from around the world who are now settled happily in the United Kingdom. He will understand why I will not go into individual details. Certain communities have been targeted, such as the Hong Kong Chinese community, which is now very welcome in the United Kingdom under a policy that this Government introduced—I am very proud of the number who have claimed asylum and taken the opportunity...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: China: Foreign Relations (23 Feb 2024)

Anne-Marie Trevelyan: ...interest. The Foreign Secretary reiterated his call for the release of British national Jimmy Lai and unambiguously set out the UK's position across a number of areas of disagreement, including on Hong Kong.

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: China: Foreign Relations (23 Feb 2024)

Neil Coyle: To ask the Minister of State, Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office, whether he made representations on (a) repeal of the National Security Law and (b) release of all political prisoners in Hong Kong during his meeting with the Chinese Foreign Minister at the Munich Security Conference.

Water and Sewage Companies: Directors’ Remuneration - Question for Short Debate (22 Feb 2024)

Lord Sikka: ...getting nothing”. Little has changed since 2018. It is more of the same. England’s nine major water and sewage companies are more than 90% owned by overseas investors scattered across China, Hong Kong, Singapore, the Caymans, Qatar, the UAE and elsewhere. They have little or no physical contact with polluted rivers and crumbling infrastructure and have done absolutely nothing to curb...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Jimmy Lai (22 Feb 2024)

Neil Coyle: To ask the Minister of State, Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office, whether he had discussions with his Chinese counterpart on the protection of people from Hong Kong who are in the UK from repression and intimidation during the Munich Security Conference in February 2024.

Economic Activity of Public Bodies (Overseas Matters) Bill - Second Reading (20 Feb 2024)

Baroness Bennett of Manor Castle: ...a much smaller party than we are now. We continue to speak for the Uighurs under genocidal repression from the same capital, as I have spoken as co-chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Hong Kong. We have spoken for the victims of the massive human rights abuses of Saudi Arabia, to which we absolutely oppose arms sales, as we oppose arms sales to Israel. Finally, I want to pick up...

3. Statement by the Minister for Social Justice and Chief Whip: Anniversary of the full-scale invasion of Ukraine and Nation of Sanctuary update (20 Feb 2024)

Jane Hutt: ...overwhelmed by the generosity of people across Wales who've opened their homes to people fleeing the awful conflict in Ukraine. But Wales has also welcomed people fleeing Afghanistan, Syria and Hong Kong. Being a nation of sanctuary in Wales means supporting everyone who comes to Wales to play a full part in our communities and economy. Wales needs migration to maintain and grow our...

Written Answers — Home Office: INTERPOL: Databases (20 Feb 2024)

Lord Alton of Liverpool: To ask His Majesty's Government what representations they have made to Interpol regarding (1) arrest warrants being issued by the Chinese and Hong Kong authorities for Hong Kong dissidents and (2) their targeting through Interpol, including through its Stolen and Lost Travel Documents database.

UK Economy (19 Feb 2024)

Bim Afolami: ...household incomes will go up as a result of this Government’s policies, as I have explained. It is worth pointing out that certain things happened last year, such as people fleeing Ukraine and Hong Kong, which meant that the immigration numbers were particularly high. The broad thrust of what my right hon. Friend said is correct: we want a high-skill, high-wage economy.

Safety of Rwanda (Asylum and Immigration) Bill - Committee (2nd Day): Amendment 18 (14 Feb 2024)

Lord Alton of Liverpool: ...deeply about the debt we owe to people who have served this country. My noble and gallant friend Lord Craig of Radley tabled amendments, which I supported, about the position of ex-servicemen in Hong Kong who had not been covered by the BNO scheme and who, thanks to the noble Lord, Lord Sharpe, were ultimately included—and we now know that some of them will be able to take up their...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Hong Kong: Religious Freedom (14 Feb 2024)

Jim Shannon: To ask the Minister of State, Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office, what assessment his Department has made of the potential impact of Article 23 legislation in Hong Kong on religious freedom; and whether he plans to make representations to his counterpart in Hong Kong on that matter.

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Jimmy Lai (14 Feb 2024)

Lord Alton of Liverpool: ...what assessment they have made of the remarks of the UN Special Rapporteur on Torture, Dr Alice Gill Edwards' published on 31 January, regarding the alleged torture of witnesses in the ongoing Hong Kong trial of Jimmy Lai; what discussions they have held with Dr Edwards regarding her remarks; and what discussions they plan to hold with the governments of China and Hong Kong on behalf of...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Jimmy Lai (14 Feb 2024)

Lord Alton of Liverpool: To ask His Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the attempt by prosecutors in Hong Kong to label foreign nationals as “co-conspirators” in the trial of Jimmy Lai; what significance they attach to the designation “co-conspirator”; and what representations they have made to the authorities in Hong Kong and China regarding the “co-conspirator” designation.

Safety of Rwanda (Asylum and Immigration) Bill - Committee (1st Day): Amendment 9 (12 Feb 2024)

Lord Coaker: ...posed: why can we take action in the Red Sea? Because we are conforming with international law. Why can we say what we are saying to China about its attitude to Taiwan and its appalling attitude to Hong Kong? Because of international law. Why can we support Ukraine in the way we are? Because of our adherence to international law. In the past, as he will know, serious questions have been...

Safety of Rwanda (Asylum and Immigration) Bill - Committee (1st Day): Amendment 6 (12 Feb 2024)

Lord Blunkett: ...asylum when they reach our shores if they do not come with the appropriate accreditation and passport. As there are no current resettlement routes outside the particular routes for Ukraine and Hong Kong that are currently working, anyone outside those bespoke processes is denied asylum in the UK. The previous Home Secretary and her predecessor both made it very clear that what they were...


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