Hong Kong’s construction sector has been among the hardest hit during the city’s ongoing battle with the coronavirus. Photo: Felix Wong
Hong Kong’s construction sector has been among the hardest hit during the city’s ongoing battle with the coronavirus. Photo: Felix Wong

Hong Kong budget: HK$2.7 billion jobs outlay largely aimed at training programmes, employer subsidies

  • The city’s struggling construction sector will see subsidies of HK$20,000 made available to small and medium-sized contractors
  • Other new funds will incentivise employers to make new hires from among the elderly and disabled communities

Hong Kong’s construction sector has been among the hardest hit during the city’s ongoing battle with the coronavirus. Photo: Felix Wong
Hong Kong’s construction sector has been among the hardest hit during the city’s ongoing battle with the coronavirus. Photo: Felix Wong
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