Properties in Lisbon and Porto have become a hot investment for Hongkongers looking for a golden visa allowing them to escape the civil unrest at home. Photo: SCMP Handout

Portugal’s property market gains from Hongkongers looking for golden visa, safe haven amid protest chaos

  • An increase in demand from Hongkongers has prompted property agents from Lisbon to travel to the troubled city to pitch to potential buyers
  • About half of the buyers from Hong Kong are aiming to obtain permanent residency under Lisbon’s golden visa programme, according to property agents
Topic |   International Property

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Properties in Lisbon and Porto have become a hot investment for Hongkongers looking for a golden visa allowing them to escape the civil unrest at home. Photo: SCMP Handout
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Leading carrier American Airlines reports only been a small dent in customer demand for Hong Kong, although the company remains tight-lipped about the exact figure. Photo: Reuters

Demand for Hong Kong flights in smaller decline than expected during protests, American Airlines says

  • AA eyes up Hong Kong to expand frequent-flier scheme in rare vote of confidence by a carrier in city, as others slash flights
  • Senior figure at one of world’s biggest airlines says routes ‘doing better than we expected’ in pledge to continue investing in Hong Kong
Topic |   Aviation

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Leading carrier American Airlines reports only been a small dent in customer demand for Hong Kong, although the company remains tight-lipped about the exact figure. Photo: Reuters
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