Hong Kong has experienced a shortage of masks amid the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Bloomberg Hong Kong has experienced a shortage of masks amid the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Bloomberg
Hong Kong has experienced a shortage of masks amid the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Bloomberg

Hong Kong manufacturers joining mask subsidy should cater to government’s needs before selling protective gear in market, commerce minister says

  • Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development Edward Yau makes the appeal after a beneficiary company was alleged to have sold masks in market
  • Yau says none of the 13 production lines granted in-principle approval under mask subsidy plan have started supplying products to the government yet

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Hong Kong has experienced a shortage of masks amid the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Bloomberg Hong Kong has experienced a shortage of masks amid the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Bloomberg
Hong Kong has experienced a shortage of masks amid the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Bloomberg
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