Publication of Hong Kong Business Advisory; Hong Kong-related Designations

Release date
07/16/2021
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On July 16, the U.S. Departments of State, Commerce, Homeland Security and the Treasury issued an advisory to highlight growing risks associated with actions undertaken by the Government of the People’s Republic of China and the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) that could adversely impact U.S. companies that operate in the Hong Kong SAR of the People’s Republic of China.

In addition, the following names have been added to OFAC's list of Specially Designated Nationals:

SPECIALLY DESIGNATED NATIONALS LIST UPDATE

The following individuals have been added to OFAC's SDN List: 
 
CHEN, Dong (Chinese Simplified: 陈冬; Chinese Traditional: 陳冬), Hong Kong; DOB Nov 1963; alt. DOB Feb 1964; POB Luoyuan, Fuzhou, Fujian Province, China; citizen China; Gender Male; Secondary sanctions risk: pursuant to the Hong Kong Autonomy Act of 2020 - Public Law 116-149 (individual) [HK-EO13936]. 
 
HE, Jing (Chinese Simplified: 何靖), Hong Kong; DOB Jun 1964; POB Zhanjiang, Guangdong Province, China; citizen China; Gender Male; Secondary sanctions risk: pursuant to the Hong Kong Autonomy Act of 2020 - Public Law 116-149 (individual) [HK-EO13936]. 
 
LU, Xinning (Chinese Simplified: 卢新宁; Chinese Traditional: 盧新寧), Hong Kong; DOB Dec 1966; POB Huai'an, Jiangsu Province, China; citizen China; Gender Female; Secondary sanctions risk: pursuant to the Hong Kong Autonomy Act of 2020 - Public Law 116-149 (individual) [HK-EO13936]. 
 
QIU, Hong (Chinese Simplified: 仇鸿; Chinese Traditional: 仇鴻), Hong Kong; DOB Mar 1961; POB Jiangsu Province, China; citizen China; Gender Female; Secondary sanctions risk: pursuant to the Hong Kong Autonomy Act of 2020 - Public Law 116-149 (individual) [HK-EO13936]. 
 
TAN, Tieniu (Chinese Traditional: 譚鐵牛; Chinese Simplified: 谭铁牛), Hong Kong; DOB Oct 1963; alt. DOB 20 Jan 1964; POB Chaling County, Zhuzhou, Hunan Province, China; citizen China; Gender Male; Secondary sanctions risk: pursuant to the Hong Kong Autonomy Act of 2020 - Public Law 116-149 (individual) [HK-EO13936]. 
 
YANG, Jianping (Chinese Simplified: 杨建平; Chinese Traditional: 楊建平), Hong Kong; DOB Dec 1959; POB Jingxing, Hebei Province, China; citizen China; Gender Male; Secondary sanctions risk: pursuant to the Hong Kong Autonomy Act of 2020 - Public Law 116-149 (individual) [HK-EO13936]. 
 
YIN, Zonghua (Chinese Simplified: 尹宗华; Chinese Traditional: 尹宗華), Hong Kong; DOB Aug 1964; POB Shengzhou, Zhejiang Province, China; citizen China; Gender Male; Secondary sanctions risk: pursuant to the Hong Kong Autonomy Act of 2020 - Public Law 116-149 (individual) [HK-EO13936].