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Mainland Chinese liquidators recognised in Hong Kong for first time

By Dominic Lawson

14 January 2020

Mainland Chinese liquidators recognised in Hong Kong for first time A Hong Kong court has recognised liquidators appointed in Shanghai / shutterstock.com/Patrick Foto

A Hong Kong court has recognised a mainland Chinese liquidation for the first time, granting a stay on creditor proceedings after declining to follow a 110-year-old English precedent.