An employee counts Hong Kong one-thousand dollar banknotes at the Hang Seng Bank headquarters in Hong Kong on Tuesday, April 16, 2019. Photo: Bloomberg

Hong Kong’s dollar is immune to protests, in a blow to short sellers gunning for a rematch of their 1997 takedown of the currency

  • The Hong Kong dollar hasn’t once reached the weak end of its trading band against the US dollar since the protests began four months ago
  • The currency rose 0.04 per cent to 7.8426 per US dollar as of 11:31am on Thursday
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An employee counts Hong Kong one-thousand dollar banknotes at the Hang Seng Bank headquarters in Hong Kong on Tuesday, April 16, 2019. Photo: Bloomberg
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