Mainland e-commerce giant Alibaba has swooped in to buy ailing Hong Kong legacy paper South China Morning Post. While the management has welcomed the change, many are concerned over the future of the publication, famous for its editorial independence. What is Alibaba’s agenda? And what’s going to change at SCMP? Former Caixin editor Wang Xiaobing, Tsinghua University’s Rick Dunham, and former South China Morning Post editor Yang Jianxing join us for an in-depth discussion on the controversial acquisition.
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