Makeshift shelters at Tung Chau Street Temporary Market in Sham Shui Po. Photo: Nora TamMakeshift shelters at Tung Chau Street Temporary Market in Sham Shui Po. Photo: Nora Tam
Makeshift shelters at Tung Chau Street Temporary Market in Sham Shui Po. Photo: Nora Tam

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Why the wealth gap? Hong Kong’s disparity between rich and poor is greatest in 45 years, so what can be done?

A HK$690 billion budget surplus and expanding economy, but a growing divide between the haves and have-nots. Why is Hong Kong so unequal, and what are the solutions?

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Makeshift shelters at Tung Chau Street Temporary Market in Sham Shui Po. Photo: Nora TamMakeshift shelters at Tung Chau Street Temporary Market in Sham Shui Po. Photo: Nora Tam
Makeshift shelters at Tung Chau Street Temporary Market in Sham Shui Po. Photo: Nora Tam
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