Lots of older Chinese people are taking part in training sessions to themselves up to speed with digital devices. Photo: AFP Lots of older Chinese people are taking part in training sessions to themselves up to speed with digital devices. Photo: AFP
Lots of older Chinese people are taking part in training sessions to themselves up to speed with digital devices. Photo: AFP

China’s pensioners get tech savvy as Beijing chases the ‘silver dollar’

  • Retirees are keen to adopt new tech and tap into a growing range of mobile services catering to them
  • And the government is urging communities to hold training sessions and developers to create elderly-friendly apps

Topic |   China's ageing population
Lots of older Chinese people are taking part in training sessions to themselves up to speed with digital devices. Photo: AFP Lots of older Chinese people are taking part in training sessions to themselves up to speed with digital devices. Photo: AFP
Lots of older Chinese people are taking part in training sessions to themselves up to speed with digital devices. Photo: AFP
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