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  1. News - Hong Kong - WELFARE

    Set target for poverty relief, say Labour Party lawmakers

    Posted Oct 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... the government's stance was "completely unacceptable" and that failing to set a target defeated the purpose of defining a poverty line. Chief Secretary Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor reiterated ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - WELFARE

    1.3 million Hongkongers live in poverty, government says, but offers no solution

    Posted Sep 28th 2013, 05:03pm by Jennifer Ngo

    ... are just the beginning," said Chief Secretary Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, who also chairs the reinstated Commission on Poverty. "The poverty line is a product of relatively wide consensus ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - WELFARE

    Tackling poverty in Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 29th 2013, 12:00am by Ernest Kao, Jennifer Ngo

    ... to HK$30 earlier this year, may also help - although such a move would be politically tricky given stern opposition from employers. Chief Secretary Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor said last week ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - WELFARE

    Groups urge CY to improve welfare for the elderly, poor and disabled

    Posted Dec 31st 2012, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor visited residents of a partitioned flat and a rooftop shanty, as well as street sleepers. In a blog entry for the Commission on Poverty the following day, she wrote ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - WELFARE

    Elderly in march for universal pension

    Posted Nov 19th 2012, 12:00am by Johnny Tam, JOLIE HO

    ... to hold additional meetings to discuss the Old Age Living Allowance. Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor said arrangements for the meeting would be decided by the finance committee but the government would ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - WELFARE

    Old people's welfare a top priority, Carrie Lam says

    Posted Oct 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com Retirement protection to top agenda Retirement protection will receive attention from top echelons of the government under a new working group to be chaired by Chief Secretary Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, she said yesterday. The idea appears to be an attempt to win over critics of a revised means test proposed for an increased living allowance ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - WELFARE

    Set up children's commission, local and foreign advocates urge

    Posted Sep 03rd 2012, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... people. Wong said Leung told them that Chief Secretary Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor and the Department of Justice would study the issue. Leung later said through his office that he would ...



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