The Hong Kong government announced in February that permanent residents over the age of 18 will be eligible for the handout. Photo: Xiaomei Chen The Hong Kong government announced in February that permanent residents over the age of 18 will be eligible for the handout. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
The Hong Kong government announced in February that permanent residents over the age of 18 will be eligible for the handout. Photo: Xiaomei Chen

Speed HK$10,000 handout to boost local economy or Hongkongers will spend it on travel, former minister says

  • Distributing the handout before travel restrictions are lifted will encourage local spending, former finance minister Frederick Ma Si-hang says
  • Registrations for the scheme start at the end of June and payouts will begin from July

Topic |   Hong Kong economy
The Hong Kong government announced in February that permanent residents over the age of 18 will be eligible for the handout. Photo: Xiaomei Chen The Hong Kong government announced in February that permanent residents over the age of 18 will be eligible for the handout. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
The Hong Kong government announced in February that permanent residents over the age of 18 will be eligible for the handout. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
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