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Poverty line

Hong Kong plans to set its first official poverty line in 2013. The threshold will be decided by a panel of experts at the Commission on Poverty but is expected to be set at half of the median household income.

Li Ka-shing’s suggestion to up corporate taxes should be heralded as an invitation to explore wider social remedies in the battle against widening inequality

Hong Kong needs to fix these eight things to reverse inequality

Whether you look to British upheavals over leaving Europe, or Donald Trump’s ugly redefinition of US politics, or volatile, xenophobic, political movements sprouting all around us, including Hong Kong, the root causes of the dreadful debasement of democratic politics across the world have become

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