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Hong Kong set to record first budget deficit in 15 years

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Hong Kong set to record first budget deficit in 15 yearsHong Kong (AFP) Dec 2, 2019

Hong Kong is set to record its first budget deficit in 15 years, the city's finance chief warned Monday, as the business hub reels from the twin shocks of the trade war and seething democracy protests. In the latest grim assessment for the city, financial secretary Paul Chan told lawmakers that the economy was set to contract 1.3 percent in 2019, hitting the city's usually bulging coffers.
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News video: Hong Kong's business district puts protests on the lunch menu

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Hundreds of office workers in Hong Kong's business district gathered on Monday for the first in a week of lunchtime protests backing the pro-democracy movement after its resounding victory in district polls held last week.

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