Mong Kok is busy with shoppers on the second day of Lunar New Year. Photo: Dickson Lee
Mong Kok is busy with shoppers on the second day of Lunar New Year. Photo: Dickson Lee

Mainland Chinese aren’t biting as Hong Kong restaurants say lean times still here, despite lifting of most border restrictions

  • Some blame high number of Hongkongers abroad for the Lunar New Year holiday, but others say restaurants lifted by family gatherings and banquets
  • Travel industry chief predicts recovery to pre-pandemic levels will not be seen until middle of year

Mong Kok is busy with shoppers on the second day of Lunar New Year. Photo: Dickson Lee
Mong Kok is busy with shoppers on the second day of Lunar New Year. Photo: Dickson Lee
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