Hong Kong lawmakers, advisers call for greater flexibility and clarity in budget policies, citing dampened consumer sentiment amid Covid-19 fifth wave

Feb 23, 2022 | INVESTING

Lawmakers and advisers to Hong Kong’s leader have called for greater flexibility in the distribution of consumption vouchers and a clear explanation by the government on landlords’ liabilities under an unprecedented rent relief scheme following the latest budget.Some observers also expressed disappointment that Financial Secretary Paul Chan Mo-po left certain vulnerable groups out of his blueprint on Wednesday, which predicted a surplus of HK$18.9 billion for the 2021-22 financial year.Major…

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