Those aged between 60 and 64 will be eligible for discounted fares of HK$2 under a package of relief measures announced by Carrie Lam on Tuesday. Photo: Winson WongThose aged between 60 and 64 will be eligible for discounted fares of HK$2 under a package of relief measures announced by Carrie Lam on Tuesday. Photo: Winson Wong
Those aged between 60 and 64 will be eligible for discounted fares of HK$2 under a package of relief measures announced by Carrie Lam on Tuesday. Photo: Winson Wong

U-turn on elderly travel among Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam’s HK$10 billion welfare package

  • City chief attributes the series of apparent policy reversals to a ‘breakthrough’ in administration’s thinking
  • Other measures include more statutory public holidays and housing subsidies for people lingering on waiting list for a government flat
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Those aged between 60 and 64 will be eligible for discounted fares of HK$2 under a package of relief measures announced by Carrie Lam on Tuesday. Photo: Winson WongThose aged between 60 and 64 will be eligible for discounted fares of HK$2 under a package of relief measures announced by Carrie Lam on Tuesday. Photo: Winson Wong
Those aged between 60 and 64 will be eligible for discounted fares of HK$2 under a package of relief measures announced by Carrie Lam on Tuesday. Photo: Winson Wong
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