Riot police fire tear gas to disperse demonstrators during a protest in Tsim Sha Tsui on December 1. Photo: Bloomberg Riot police fire tear gas to disperse demonstrators during a protest in Tsim Sha Tsui on December 1. Photo: Bloomberg
Riot police fire tear gas to disperse demonstrators during a protest in Tsim Sha Tsui on December 1. Photo: Bloomberg

Hong Kong economy

Hong Kong’s deteriorating economy puts city’s reputation as business hub at risk if protests persist, says Fitch

  • Fitch Ratings updates its 2019 GDP forecast for Hong Kong to minus 1.5 per cent from its earlier estimate of zero growth
  • International perceptions of the intrinsic strengths of Hong Kong’s business environment are still at risk, which could eventually weaken its status, says Fitch

Topic |   Hong Kong economy
Riot police fire tear gas to disperse demonstrators during a protest in Tsim Sha Tsui on December 1. Photo: Bloomberg Riot police fire tear gas to disperse demonstrators during a protest in Tsim Sha Tsui on December 1. Photo: Bloomberg
Riot police fire tear gas to disperse demonstrators during a protest in Tsim Sha Tsui on December 1. Photo: Bloomberg
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