China’s State Council says that infrastructure, services and health care for the elderly all must be improved. Photo: Nora Tam
China’s State Council says that infrastructure, services and health care for the elderly all must be improved. Photo: Nora Tam

China’s ageing population a ‘long-term reality’, and its silver economy needs to catch up, State Council says

  • New guidelines set out to rectify an ‘unbalanced and inadequate development’ of industries and policies that cater to the elderly
  • Improving internet connectivity and related services for the elderly is also deemed a priority

Topic |   China's ageing population
China’s State Council says that infrastructure, services and health care for the elderly all must be improved. Photo: Nora Tam
China’s State Council says that infrastructure, services and health care for the elderly all must be improved. Photo: Nora Tam
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