Women want tax breaks, better childcare

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 09 April, 2009, 12:00am
UPDATED : Thursday, 09 April, 2009, 12:00am

Nearly half the women aged between 20 and 39 would consider having a child if the government provided tax concessions and better childcare services, a study has found. Chinese University, which polled 733 women in June, also found that 75 per cent felt stressed trying to balance work and family life, and only one in five married women planned to have children.