The jobless in Hong Kong feel they have fallen through the cracks, even with the government’s pandemic relief package. Photo: Jonathan Wong

Coronavirus: Hong Kong’s jobless burn savings waiting for government help and courses, saying pandemic relief measures overlook them

  • Many still don’t qualify for social security support scheme despite easing of criteria
  • Suspension of Employees Retraining Board courses a blow to those seeking new skills
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
The jobless in Hong Kong feel they have fallen through the cracks, even with the government’s pandemic relief package. Photo: Jonathan Wong
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