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
Monday 18 November 2019 12:01pm
Summary - updated information and advice following violent protests at universities

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