Banker forced out at BNP Paribas over support for Hong Kong democracy protests

By Lucy Burton

Matthew Henderson, of the Henry Jackson Society foreign policy think tank, said: “This development is worrying.

“China is exerting sharp power on Western enterprises operating in Hong Kong, pressurising them to take draconian action against employees who criticise Beijing’s activities there.

“This extra-legal interference in Western business is an assault on basic freedoms, which companies who surrender to such pressure tacitly endorse.”

 

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