Beginning on Sunday, Citybus and New World First Bus will charge 3.2 per cent more for rides. Photo: Fung Chang
Beginning on Sunday, Citybus and New World First Bus will charge 3.2 per cent more for rides. Photo: Fung Chang

Hongkongers to feel the pinch as prices of basic necessities set to rise in new year

  • Passengers will have to pay more for commutes on Citybus and New World First Bus, while rebate scheme for each ride on the MTR paid by Octopus is set to end in June
  • Residents will also face higher electricity bills starting Saturday, while McDonald’s will raise prices by HK$1 for its major offerings including à la carte items and set meals

Topic |   Hong Kong economy
Beginning on Sunday, Citybus and New World First Bus will charge 3.2 per cent more for rides. Photo: Fung Chang
Beginning on Sunday, Citybus and New World First Bus will charge 3.2 per cent more for rides. Photo: Fung Chang
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