Secretary for Innovation and Technology Alfred Sit Wing-hang announced on Friday June 26th that funding for the Distance Business Programme, which provides financial support to companies adopting IT solutions to remain in operation, would triple to HK$1.5 billion (US$192.3 million).
At the close of applications for the Employment Support Scheme (ESS) on June 14, the Government had received a total of 428 659 applications, including 168 799 applications from employers and 259 860 applications from self-employed persons (SEPs).
SAS announced today that they are suspending the route to Hong Kong as the demand from travelers hasn't met their expectations. The lower than expected demand has further been enforced by the outbreak of COVID-19.
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