The Hong Kong Monetary Authority announced today (8 June) that the Monetary Authority has granted a banking licence to China CITIC Bank Corporation Limited (CNCB) under the Banking Ordinance. CNCB is incorporated in the People’s Republic of China. The granting of this banking licence takes effect today (8 June 2023).
After the granting of a banking licence to CNCB, the number of licensed banks in Hong Kong is 153.
Hong Kong Monetary Authority
8 June 2023