Lan Kwai Fong businesses are pleading with the Hong Kong government not to introduce the alcohol ban without helping them with rent and staff costs. Photo: Sam Tsang

Coronavirus: Lan Kwai Fong bars and restaurants won’t survive alcohol ban without Hong Kong government subsidies, industry warns

  • Venues at Hong Kong’s top party destination face financial ruin when alcohol sales are outlawed in drastic anti-contagion measure
  • The area in Central has been linked with 11 coronavirus cases, and businesses say they will be reliant on government handouts
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Lan Kwai Fong businesses are pleading with the Hong Kong government not to introduce the alcohol ban without helping them with rent and staff costs. Photo: Sam Tsang
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