Appetite for commercial property in Hong Kong has dried up as civil unrest has rocked the city. Photo: AFP

Hong Kong commercial property deals fall by a third as worsening political crisis saps appetite, says Real Capital Analytics

  • Transactions in the sector came to US$2.7 billion in the third quarter, according to RCA, down 32 per cent from the same period a year ago
  • Hong Kong fell from second to fifth place in RCA’s global ranking of commercial real estate transactions, just ahead of Singapore
Topic |   Hong Kong property

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Appetite for commercial property in Hong Kong has dried up as civil unrest has rocked the city. Photo: AFP
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The government’s ban against wearing masks during public assemblies has been successfully challenged in the High Court. Photo: Felix Wong

Anti-mask law to quell Hong Kong protests ruled unconstitutional by High Court

  • Judges find government’s use of emergency legislation for mask ban ‘incompatible with the Basic Law’
  • Mainland Chinese legal experts float possibility of another legal interpretation by Beijing
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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The government’s ban against wearing masks during public assemblies has been successfully challenged in the High Court. Photo: Felix Wong
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