Hongkongers pounded the shops in their droves after receiving the first of their HK$5,000 vouchers. Photo: Sam Tsang Hongkongers pounded the shops in their droves after receiving the first of their HK$5,000 vouchers. Photo: Sam Tsang
Hongkongers pounded the shops in their droves after receiving the first of their HK$5,000 vouchers. Photo: Sam Tsang

HK$5,000 vouchers: Hong Kong shoppers irked over Tap & Go glitches stopping them from using coupons

  • Some retailers report takings have surged by more than 50 per cent since Sunday’s launch of HK$36 billion initiative
  • But Tap & Go, one of four payment platforms for the economy-boosting consumer scheme, expresses ‘regret that some customers might have encountered difficulties’

Topic |   Hong Kong economy
Hongkongers pounded the shops in their droves after receiving the first of their HK$5,000 vouchers. Photo: Sam Tsang Hongkongers pounded the shops in their droves after receiving the first of their HK$5,000 vouchers. Photo: Sam Tsang
Hongkongers pounded the shops in their droves after receiving the first of their HK$5,000 vouchers. Photo: Sam Tsang
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