Throughout nearly six months of anti-government unrest, protesters and police have regularly clashed. Photo: Bloomberg Throughout nearly six months of anti-government unrest, protesters and police have regularly clashed. Photo: Bloomberg
Throughout nearly six months of anti-government unrest, protesters and police have regularly clashed. Photo: Bloomberg

Hong Kong anti-government protests bring biggest retail slump on record, as finance minister Paul Chan reveals cost to overall economy

  • City’s finance chief says months of social unrest have caused economic losses of about 2 per cent of GDP
  • Government reveals it is on course for first budget deficit in 15 years

Topic |   Hong Kong protests
Throughout nearly six months of anti-government unrest, protesters and police have regularly clashed. Photo: Bloomberg Throughout nearly six months of anti-government unrest, protesters and police have regularly clashed. Photo: Bloomberg
Throughout nearly six months of anti-government unrest, protesters and police have regularly clashed. Photo: Bloomberg
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