A hotel with few rooms lit up in Tsim Sha Tsui as Hong Kong’s tourist industry suffers from the uncertainty caused by the coronavirus. Photo: Martin Chan A hotel with few rooms lit up in Tsim Sha Tsui as Hong Kong’s tourist industry suffers from the uncertainty caused by the coronavirus. Photo: Martin Chan
A hotel with few rooms lit up in Tsim Sha Tsui as Hong Kong’s tourist industry suffers from the uncertainty caused by the coronavirus. Photo: Martin Chan

Coronavirus: lawmakers expected to rush HK$30 billion relief package through Hong Kong legislature, but some call for cash handouts to benefit workers

  • Struggling businesses also call for the government to help them secure bank loans to sustain long-term operations
  • Legislative Council’s finance committee schedules eight-hour meeting for Friday, with politicians across the spectrum backing the proposals

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A hotel with few rooms lit up in Tsim Sha Tsui as Hong Kong’s tourist industry suffers from the uncertainty caused by the coronavirus. Photo: Martin Chan A hotel with few rooms lit up in Tsim Sha Tsui as Hong Kong’s tourist industry suffers from the uncertainty caused by the coronavirus. Photo: Martin Chan
A hotel with few rooms lit up in Tsim Sha Tsui as Hong Kong’s tourist industry suffers from the uncertainty caused by the coronavirus. Photo: Martin Chan
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