According to the reports to the HKMA from banks as at 8am today (24 October), 1 branch of 1 bank was affected and temporarily closed. In addition, 2 branches of 2 banks would shorten their business hours today. ATMs in the affected areas have largely resumed normal operation. The HKMA has requested banks to resume normal services as soon as circumstances permit. Customers should pay attention to the relevant banks’ announcements regarding affected branches and ATMs. The HKMA will also publish on its website relevant updates from time to time.
Hong Kong Monetary Authority
24 October 2014