That major international brands have announced closures amid Hong Kong’s protests and now the coronavirus elicits little sympathy in some corners. Illustration: Mario Riviera
Simon Parry
Opinion

Opinion

Simon Parry

Hong Kong’s landlords and luxury labels – why I don’t feel sorry for either

  • Exorbitant rents may be forcing Louis Vuitton to close its store in Times Square
  • But in the cradle of capitalism, new clients are already lining up to fill the void left behind
That major international brands have announced closures amid Hong Kong’s protests and now the coronavirus elicits little sympathy in some corners. Illustration: Mario Riviera
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