Japanese computer programmer Masako Wakamiya, 82, is one of the world’s oldest iPhone app developers. Photo: AFP Japanese computer programmer Masako Wakamiya, 82, is one of the world’s oldest iPhone app developers. Photo: AFP
Japanese computer programmer Masako Wakamiya, 82, is one of the world’s oldest iPhone app developers. Photo: AFP

Letters | Why it makes sense for Hong Kong to rehire older workers

  • Rehiring older workers means lower training costs. They were raised to respect authority as well as be self-reliant, which helps them to lead by example

Topic |   Ageing society
Japanese computer programmer Masako Wakamiya, 82, is one of the world’s oldest iPhone app developers. Photo: AFP Japanese computer programmer Masako Wakamiya, 82, is one of the world’s oldest iPhone app developers. Photo: AFP
Japanese computer programmer Masako Wakamiya, 82, is one of the world’s oldest iPhone app developers. Photo: AFP
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