China’s move to impose a national security law on Hong Kong will be huge blow to the city’s image as an international commercial centre, experts say. Photo: AFP China’s move to impose a national security law on Hong Kong will be huge blow to the city’s image as an international commercial centre, experts say. Photo: AFP
China’s move to impose a national security law on Hong Kong will be huge blow to the city’s image as an international commercial centre, experts say. Photo: AFP

Hong Kong national security law: city awaits Trump’s response, casting shadow over long-term economic status

  • China’s move to further absorb Hong Kong will have small direct economic effect, but will damage city’s status as an international hub in long term, analysts say
  • Chill viewed as a continuation of a tough period for foreign business, setting up a ‘gradual diminution of Hong Kong as an economic centre for south China’

Topic |   US-China relations
China’s move to impose a national security law on Hong Kong will be huge blow to the city’s image as an international commercial centre, experts say. Photo: AFP China’s move to impose a national security law on Hong Kong will be huge blow to the city’s image as an international commercial centre, experts say. Photo: AFP
China’s move to impose a national security law on Hong Kong will be huge blow to the city’s image as an international commercial centre, experts say. Photo: AFP
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