Financial Secretary Paul Chan has pledged to fast-track some measures in his budget. Photo: Nora Tam Financial Secretary Paul Chan has pledged to fast-track some measures in his budget. Photo: Nora Tam
Financial Secretary Paul Chan has pledged to fast-track some measures in his budget. Photo: Nora Tam
SCMP Editorial
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Paul Chan can – and should – further loosen the purse strings

  • With hundreds of billions of dollars still in reserves, Hong Kong’s finance chief has room to manoeuvre as city tries to recover from last year’s social unrest and this year’s coronavirus pandemic

Financial Secretary Paul Chan has pledged to fast-track some measures in his budget. Photo: Nora Tam Financial Secretary Paul Chan has pledged to fast-track some measures in his budget. Photo: Nora Tam
Financial Secretary Paul Chan has pledged to fast-track some measures in his budget. Photo: Nora Tam
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