As an initiative of the Government to promote the development of green finance especially green bond market in Hong Kong, the Financial Secretary announced in the 2018-19 Budget to launch the Government Green Bond Programme with a borrowing ceiling of HK$100 billion. Proceeds raised under the Programme would be used for financing public work projects with environmental benefits.
The Government Green Bond Programme intends to:
HKMA is responsible for assisting the Government in implementing bond issuance under the Programme.
For more information, please visit the website of the Government Green Bond Programme.