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  1. News - Hong Kong

    Long fight over how to provide for Hong Kong's elderly

    Posted Nov 08th 2012, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... to addressing the problem, Chief Secretary Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor is to lead a task force on social security and retirement protection under the revived Commission on Poverty. It will be up ... social security scheme would be an economic disaster for Hong Kong. "A modest payout under the means-tested scheme to help the poor who are in poverty through no fault of their own ...

  2. Children of low-income families miss out on all the fun, poll finds

    Posted Nov 17th 2008, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... on Poverty to study ways to help the poor. Sunny Ko, 18, grew up in a single-parent family living on CSSA. 'I had wanted to learn singing and playing piano since I was little, but I never ...

  3. Hong Kong Faces

    Posted Nov 13th 2008, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... in Poznan, Poland, next month. The mainland trip also made Lau reflect on the concept of poverty, she says. 'Although Gansu villagers lack materialistic enjoyment, they have a lot of living ...



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