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Correction to 'Do We Need to Be in Hong Kong?' Global Companies Are Eying the Exits Article on June 6

06/07/2021 | 01:59am EDT

Hong Kong's currency is freely convertible but is pegged to the U.S. dollar. And Sandra Boch, an Austrian mother of one who moved to Hong Kong 15 years ago to set up a specialty fabrics and stationery business, left in November. "Do We Need to Be in Hong Kong?' Global Companies Are Eying the Exits" at 12:52 p.m. ET on June 6 incorrectly said the Hong Kong dollar was free-floating and incorrectly said Sandra Boch is Australian, has two children and left Hong Kong in January.

(END) Dow Jones Newswires

06-07-21 0359ET

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ChangeLast1st jan.
AUSTRALIAN DOLLAR / HONGKONG-DOLLAR (AUD/HKD) 0.23% 5.7646 Delayed Quote.-4.08%
BRITISH POUND / HONGKONG-DOLLAR (GBP/HKD) 0.05% 10.825 Delayed Quote.1.83%
CANADIAN DOLLAR / HONGKONG-DOLLAR (CAD/HKD) -0.07% 6.20028 Delayed Quote.2.09%
DJ INDUSTRIAL 0.80% 35116.4 Delayed Quote.14.14%
EURO / HONGKONG-DOLLAR (EUR/HKD) -0.15% 9.2167 Delayed Quote.-2.53%
INDIAN RUPEE / HONGKONG-DOLLAR (INR/HKD) 0.05% 0.104793 Delayed Quote.-1.52%
US DOLLAR / HONGKONG-DOLLAR (USD/HKD) -0.03% 7.7747 Delayed Quote.0.27%
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