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Livestream: Senate Banking Committee Holds Hearing on Hong Kong Crisis

On Thursday, June 4, at 11:00 a.m., the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee will hold a hearing titled, “Crisis in Hong Kong: A Review of U.S. Policy Tools.” The committee will hear testimony from Eric Lorber, the senior director of the Center on Economic and Financial Power at the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies, and Peter Harrell, an adjunct senior fellow at the Center for a New American Security.

You can watch a livestream of the hearing here.

SinoTech

Beijing Announces National Security Legislation Targeting Hong Kong

China proposes a restrictive new law giving the CCP greater control over Hong Kong, and changes tack to support an investigation into the coronavirus’s origins. Meanwhile, the United States further restricts sales to Huawei, and TSMC plans a new semiconductor plant in Arizona.

Podcasts

ChinaTalk: Dispatches from Shanghai, Beijing and Hong Kong

This week I'm trying something different. I've been interviewing my friends across China about their Coronavirus experiences, 故事FM style. We start off with Dev from Shanghai who lived through the entire lockdown and has interesting reflections on the lasting effects of social distancing on interpersonal relationships.

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