Operators of Hong Kong eateries have said they cannot survive on takeaway orders alone. Photo: ReutersOperators of Hong Kong eateries have said they cannot survive on takeaway orders alone. Photo: Reuters
Operators of Hong Kong eateries have said they cannot survive on takeaway orders alone. Photo: Reuters

Hong Kong third wave: struggling catering sector calls for HK$8 billion government bailout as restaurant ban looms amid Covid-19 crisis

  • Union urges targeted help for employees, with more expected to take unpaid leave, instead of earlier subsidies keeping businesses afloat
  • Industry leader warns losses for August alone set to hit HK$7 billion

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Operators of Hong Kong eateries have said they cannot survive on takeaway orders alone. Photo: ReutersOperators of Hong Kong eateries have said they cannot survive on takeaway orders alone. Photo: Reuters
Operators of Hong Kong eateries have said they cannot survive on takeaway orders alone. Photo: Reuters
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