The government should plough back some earnings from land sales into recurrent expenditure to help the needy, a think-tank says. Photo: Nora Tam

Hong Kong can spend HK$40 billion a year on needy for next decade and still be in good financial shape, Professional Commons think tank says

Professional Commons, a think tank of pro-democracy professionals, says amount – a portion of what the government has been earning annually from land sales – should go towards recurrent spending

Topic |   Hong Kong Budget 2018-2019

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The government should plough back some earnings from land sales into recurrent expenditure to help the needy, a think-tank says. Photo: Nora Tam
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