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Hong Kong Book Fair to finally return after being delayed by Covid-19, but social-distancing rules mean event will be smaller

The Hong Kong Book Fair will finally return to the city on July 14 albeit with social-distancing rules in place, but some exhibitors do not expect any new political books on the shelves in the current climate.The Trade Development Council (TDC), which organises Asia’s largest fair of its kind, said the seven-day event would be held at the Convention and Exhibition Centre in Wan Chai on a slightly smaller scale than in 2019, with about 670 exhibitors this year compared with 686 previously.It…The Hong Kong Book Fair will finally return to the city on July 14 albeit with social-distancing rules in place, but some exhibitors do not expect any new political books on the shelves in the current climate.The Trade Development Council (TDC), which organises Asia’s largest fair of its kind, said the seven-day event would be held at the Convention and Exhibition Centre in Wan Chai on a slightly smaller scale than in 2019, with about 670 exhibitors this year compared with 686 previously.It…Read MoreNews – South China Morning Post