Country and Currency Information

Hong Kong
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Time Zone (GMT):+8
Population:7,234,800
Capital City:-
Currency:Hong Kong Dollar = 100 cents
Currency Code:HKD
Banknote Denominations:10 / 20 / 50 / 100 / 500 / 1,000
Exchangeable Currencies:All major
* Lowest Returnable Note:20
Additional Information:Banknotes have four issuers.
Bank of China, The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Ltd., Hong Kong Monetary Authority and Standard Chartered Bank

* When selling currency back to most bureaux. Coins are generally NOT returnable.

GOV.UK Travel Advice

Hong Kong
Saturday 20 July 2019 12:50am
Summary and Safety and security: Update on a protest planned on Saturday 20 July (in Tamar Park, Admiralty, Hong Kong Island) and Sunday 21 July (affecting Victoria Park, Causeway Bay, Wan Chai, Admiralty and Central areas of Hong Kong Island. Reminder on risk of violence at demonstrations.

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