Professor Nelson Chow said good nursing homes cost up to HK$30,000 a month, which was a burden for many people. Photo: Dickson Lee
Professor Nelson Chow said good nursing homes cost up to HK$30,000 a month, which was a burden for many people. Photo: Dickson Lee

Japan-style elderly insurance model could spur silver-hair market in Hong Kong

Tokyo set up nationwide elderly insurance scheme 15 years ago which encouraged the silver-hair market; it could be a blueprint for Hong Kong

Professor Nelson Chow said good nursing homes cost up to HK$30,000 a month, which was a burden for many people. Photo: Dickson Lee
Professor Nelson Chow said good nursing homes cost up to HK$30,000 a month, which was a burden for many people. Photo: Dickson Lee
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