Tag: laws


China Enacts Hong Kong Security Law

China, ignoring all concerns from the international community, has enacted a contentious national security law that will allow Beijing to override Hong Kong’s judicial system and criminalize most dissent in the city. This new move also ultimately removes the autonomy of the territory agreed to with Britain. “The legal firewall, if you like, that separates the two systems [of Hong […]


Jamaica’s Taxi Operators Protest To Maintain Status

The recent move by the government to address the indiscipline by motorists in general and taxi operators in particular on Jamaica’s roadways is undoubtedly a welcome one. However, not surprisingly, the taxi operators were out in large numbers to protest the change that the government sought to introduce; thus, there were demonstrations, roadblocks, and strikes with the view of forcing […]