Commuters wait for the bus in Central. Photo: Dickson Lee
Commuters wait for the bus in Central. Photo: Dickson Lee
SCMP Editorial
Opinion

Opinion

Editorial by SCMP Editorial

Relief measures must not be ruled out as the cost of living increases

  • Looming transport fare and power tariff increases underline the harsh reality that Hong Kong is not insulated from global economic fluctuations. While Financial Secretary Paul Chan Mo-po has ruled out another round of wage subsidies for businesses, the hardship facing Hongkongers must not be underestimated

Commuters wait for the bus in Central. Photo: Dickson Lee
Commuters wait for the bus in Central. Photo: Dickson Lee
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