The consumption voucher scheme in Hong Kong granted each eligible resident HK$5,000 worth of e-vouchers in stages since August. Photo: Sam Tsang
The consumption voucher scheme in Hong Kong granted each eligible resident HK$5,000 worth of e-vouchers in stages since August. Photo: Sam Tsang

China’s manufacturing hub proposes Hong Kong-style shopping vouchers to boost slowing economy

  • Guangdong announced nine policies aimed at jump-starting spending in commercial districts as well as boosting dining and tourism
  • Traditional brick-and-mortar retail and e-commerce platforms are also included in proposed scheme, which is similar to Hong Kong’s consumption voucher scheme

The consumption voucher scheme in Hong Kong granted each eligible resident HK$5,000 worth of e-vouchers in stages since August. Photo: Sam Tsang
The consumption voucher scheme in Hong Kong granted each eligible resident HK$5,000 worth of e-vouchers in stages since August. Photo: Sam Tsang
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