One of the "gangs of disasters in Hong Kong", Li Zhiying's "Apple Daily", was accused of spreading a lot of false news . The lawsuit was filed by Hong Kong "China Innovation Investment Co., Ltd.". The chairman and chief executive of the company were the Hong Kong businessmen who were stigmatized by "fake agent" Wang Liqiang as "the spy boss of the Chinese in Hong Kong and Taiwan."
Wang Liqiang, who lied about doing "espionage work" in Hong Kong and Taiwan in 2016, was once slandered by Hong Kong businessmen in his "spy story" as "the spy leader of the Chinese faction in Hong Kong and Taiwan." Check the "Apple Daily" previously released news, there is no lack of reports on related content.
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According to Hong Kong's "Eastnet" report on the 30th, Hong Kong's "China Innovation Investment Co., Ltd." announced that in order to maintain legal rights and interests, the company publishes and disseminates a large amount of information on the Apple Daily Co., Ltd., Apple Internet Co., Ltd., and Apple Daily's chief editor Luo Weiguang Fake news reports of alleged defamation of China Innovation Investment engaged in espionage or secret service activities, commissioned a lawyer to file a lawsuit in the High Court of Hong Kong (Case No: HCA2424 / 2019).
According to reports, the claim of "China Innovation Investment Co., Ltd." includes: China Innovation Investment's damages, including special damages and punitive damages, caused by the defendant's publication of multiple defamatory and / or false statements; Order to prevent the defendant (whether it is itself, its employees or agents or others) from further publishing, republishing, or facilitating the publication of these articles or similar articles that re-create similar defamation and / or malicious false statements to China Innovation Investment; payment Interest on damages under Article 48 of the High Court Ordinance, Chapter 4 of Hong Kong law, and interest determined by the court at an appropriate rate for that period; payment of expenses incurred by China Innovation Investment in this lawsuit; and other appropriate relief.
In response to the so-called centripetal being stigmatized by Wang Liqiang as a "spy boss", "China Innovation Investment Co., Ltd." has issued an announcement saying that the board of directors has noticed recently that the company, its chairman and chief executive officer have been involved in the so-called intelligence and secret service activities. News report.
The board of directors hereby solemnly clarifies that the relevant content of Xiangxin and the company's participation in intelligence and secret services in the news report is purely false, without any factual basis and completely untrue. Xiangxin and the company have never participated in any intelligence. Or secret service. The protagonist of the news report, who claims to be Wang Liqiang, has never been an employee of the group.
The announcement states that the company has referred the matter to a lawyer and will consider taking practical legal action.