Protesters opposed to the extradition bill remain outside the government headquarters in Admiralty, flanked by Hong Kong’s commercial district, on June 18. Photo: Dickson Lee
Jesse Friedlander
Opinion

Opinion

The View by Jesse Friedlander

How the extradition bill crisis threatens Hong Kong’s currency peg to the US dollar

  • The extradition bill risks undermining Hong Kong special status in the eyes of the international community. Any change could lead to a flight of capital, which would in turn threaten the city’s currency

TOP PICKS

Protesters opposed to the extradition bill remain outside the government headquarters in Admiralty, flanked by Hong Kong’s commercial district, on June 18. Photo: Dickson Lee
READ FULL ARTICLE