Permanent residents are already entitled to a HK$10,000 payment, but others living in Hong Kong are also set to benefit. Photo: Nora TamPermanent residents are already entitled to a HK$10,000 payment, but others living in Hong Kong are also set to benefit. Photo: Nora Tam
Permanent residents are already entitled to a HK$10,000 payment, but others living in Hong Kong are also set to benefit. Photo: Nora Tam

Hong Kong government extends HK$10,000 handout scheme to new arrivals on low incomes

  • Officials to use Community Care Fund to deliver one-off payment to less advantaged Hongkongers without permanent residency
  • Those on low incomes and reuniting with families to benefit, although specific criteria not known

Topic |   Hong Kong budget 2020-2021
Permanent residents are already entitled to a HK$10,000 payment, but others living in Hong Kong are also set to benefit. Photo: Nora TamPermanent residents are already entitled to a HK$10,000 payment, but others living in Hong Kong are also set to benefit. Photo: Nora Tam
Permanent residents are already entitled to a HK$10,000 payment, but others living in Hong Kong are also set to benefit. Photo: Nora Tam
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