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Coronavirus

Hong Kong slashes hotel quarantine to 3 days

Hong Kong is set to reduce its hotel quarantine to three days from seven as residents and businesses become increasingly frustrated with the strict controls.

Economy

Economy tips into technical recession

Hong Kong has tipped into a technical recession, impacted by soaring interest rates, strict Covid measures and weaker global trade.

Markets

Prime rate rise forecast in Hong Kong

Banks in Hong Kong are due to increase prime rates for the first time in four years following the Federal Reserve’s aggressive policy tightening stance.

Coronavirus

Hong Kong slashes hotel quarantine to 3 days

Hong Kong is set to reduce its hotel quarantine to three days from seven as residents and businesses become increasingly frustrated with the strict controls.

Economy

Economy tips into technical recession

Hong Kong has tipped into a technical recession, impacted by soaring interest rates, strict Covid measures and weaker global trade.

Markets

Prime rate rise forecast in Hong Kong

Banks in Hong Kong are due to increase prime rates for the first time in four years following the Federal Reserve’s aggressive policy tightening stance.

Markets

Hong Kong rules out tax increases

The Hong Kong government is not planning to increase taxes despite a rise in pandemic-related public spending.

Coronavirus

Hong Kong cannot “lie flat” in Covid response

Hong Kong must not “lie flat” in tackling the Covid crisis, said the city’s new Chief Executive John Lee, reiterating mainland China rebuffing the “living with the virus” stance.

Markets

Fourfold rise for Hong Kong’s key rate

The Hong Kong central bank has increased the one-month Hong Kong Interbank Offered Rate (Hibor) to 0.88% from last month’s figure of 0.19%.

Markets

HK in 5th place of world’s most competitive economies

Hong Kong has moved up two places this year to fifth in a global ranking of the most competitive countries in the world, thanks to its improved performance during the pandemic.

Markets

Economy “recovering strongly” into Q2

The private sector in Hong Kong grew at the quickest pace in over a decade last month as the city continues its recovery from its Covid economic slump.

Markets

HK is “fertile ground” for AI and big data firms

Hong Kong is recognised as a top regional hub for tech that will continue to grow exponentially.

Markets

Tourism Board unveils post-pandemic recovery plan

The Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) has unveiled its revival plan for the industry within its Tourism Update 2022 event.

Coronavirus

Covid restrictions to ease further in Hong Kong

Hong Kong is to further relax Covid restrictions, permitting bars to remain open until 2am, and increasing the number people allowed at a restaurant table to eight from four, as cases continue to fall in the city, according to leader Carrie Lam on Tuesday.

Coronavirus

Hong Kong slashes hotel quarantine to 3 days

Hong Kong is set to reduce its hotel quarantine to three days from seven as residents and businesses become increasingly frustrated with the strict controls.

Economy

Economy tips into technical recession

Hong Kong has tipped into a technical recession, impacted by soaring interest rates, strict Covid measures and weaker global trade.

Markets

Prime rate rise forecast in Hong Kong

Banks in Hong Kong are due to increase prime rates for the first time in four years following the Federal Reserve’s aggressive policy tightening stance.

Markets

Hong Kong rules out tax increases

The Hong Kong government is not planning to increase taxes despite a rise in pandemic-related public spending.

Coronavirus

Hong Kong cannot “lie flat” in Covid response

Hong Kong must not “lie flat” in tackling the Covid crisis, said the city’s new Chief Executive John Lee, reiterating mainland China rebuffing the “living with the virus” stance.

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