Crowds in Hong Kong’s Causeway Bay. The city has been issuing vouchers to residents to boost consumption in a flagging, pandemic-hit economy. Photo: Sam Tsang
Crowds in Hong Kong’s Causeway Bay. The city has been issuing vouchers to residents to boost consumption in a flagging, pandemic-hit economy. Photo: Sam Tsang

New round of Hong Kong consumption vouchers to be handed out from Saturday; experts predict more cash will be spent on travel after hotel quarantine axed

  • Economist predicts more spending with airlines and travel agencies, instead of on retail and restaurant sectors in Hong Kong
  • Travel agents say they have had ‘handful’ of inquiries about use of consumption vouchers to pay for overseas trips so far

Crowds in Hong Kong’s Causeway Bay. The city has been issuing vouchers to residents to boost consumption in a flagging, pandemic-hit economy. Photo: Sam Tsang
Crowds in Hong Kong’s Causeway Bay. The city has been issuing vouchers to residents to boost consumption in a flagging, pandemic-hit economy. Photo: Sam Tsang
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