from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Plural form of Hong Kong dollar.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
"In return for Struan's depositing 50 percent of all foreign exchange for a five-year period; a promise you'd keep average cash deposits with them of between 5 and 7 million Hong Kong dollars — one and one half million U.S. dollars worth; that you'd use the bank as your second Hong Kong bank and the First Central as your prime lending American bank outside of Hong Kong for a five-year period.
Lily Chiang Lai-lei was sentenced on Wednesday for masterminding a fraud that involved 3.7 million Hong Kong dollars $475,000 worth of company shares.
Last night I met with Dave Murtagh who's in charge of Royal Belgium and he was moaning and groaning how bad business was, how they're squeezed out of everything by the Establishment here and though they've got the huge dollar resources of First Central behind them, almost no-body'll open accounts and deposit Hong Kong dollars which they need to make loans.