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Hong Kong legislature divided over lawmaker’s proposal to increase plastic bag fee to HK$2

Hong Kong’s legislature has expressed mixed reviews to a lawmaker’s proposal to increase the city’s plastic shopping bag fee to at least HK$2, with some saying the charge would hurt the grassroots community the most. Lawmaker Tony Tse said during a Legislative Council meeting on Wednesday that a HK$2 charge – twice what the government […]