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HK$5,000 vouchers: who qualifies, who doesn’t, and where can you spend them in Hong Kong?
Hong Kong’s long-awaited HK$5,000 consumption voucher scheme will open for registration from July 4, and is expected to give a strong boost to many businesses amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Residents will receive the digital vouchers in two or three instalments depending on which electronic payment operator they choose, but those who prefer to have the money on stored-valued Octopus cards will enjoy a greater flexibility in spending.
Those registering between July 4 and July 17 can get the money as early as August 1, and residents can have at least five months to spend the sum. The deadline to apply for the vouchers is August 14.
Read More at https://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/hong-kong-economy/article/3137969/hk5000-vouchers-are-nearly-here-how-do-you-get