Residents enjoy the sunshine outside flats for the elderly in Beijing. More than 20 per cent of the capital's population are over 60. Photo: Ricky Wong
Residents enjoy the sunshine outside flats for the elderly in Beijing. More than 20 per cent of the capital's population are over 60. Photo: Ricky Wong

'Beijing mulls treating elderly in neighbouring cities'

Municipal government discussing with two cities in Hebei province if they can share the burden of caring for the capital's ageing population, according to a newspaper report

Residents enjoy the sunshine outside flats for the elderly in Beijing. More than 20 per cent of the capital's population are over 60. Photo: Ricky Wong
Residents enjoy the sunshine outside flats for the elderly in Beijing. More than 20 per cent of the capital's population are over 60. Photo: Ricky Wong
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