Banners for the 2020 Hong Kong Book Fair at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre in Wan Chai were already up on July 13 when the event was postponed due to a spike in locally transmitted coronavirus cases. Photo: Sam Tsang Banners for the 2020 Hong Kong Book Fair at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre in Wan Chai were already up on July 13 when the event was postponed due to a spike in locally transmitted coronavirus cases. Photo: Sam Tsang
Banners for the 2020 Hong Kong Book Fair at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre in Wan Chai were already up on July 13 when the event was postponed due to a spike in locally transmitted coronavirus cases. Photo: Sam Tsang

Letters | Without targeted coronavirus relief, Hong Kong’s events industry faces an existential threat

  • The government ought to support this economy-boosting sector like other places are doing, such as Scotland’s £10 million boost for events

Topic |   Hong Kong economy
Banners for the 2020 Hong Kong Book Fair at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre in Wan Chai were already up on July 13 when the event was postponed due to a spike in locally transmitted coronavirus cases. Photo: Sam Tsang Banners for the 2020 Hong Kong Book Fair at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre in Wan Chai were already up on July 13 when the event was postponed due to a spike in locally transmitted coronavirus cases. Photo: Sam Tsang
Banners for the 2020 Hong Kong Book Fair at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre in Wan Chai were already up on July 13 when the event was postponed due to a spike in locally transmitted coronavirus cases. Photo: Sam Tsang
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