Asia / Hong Kong

Hong Kong

Group Research / October 01, 2019

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Hong Kong
GDP growth, % YoY3.0-
CPI inflation, % YoY2.
Exchange rates, end of period7.847.847.837.837.82
Policy interest rates, end of period
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