A group of elderly citizens in Ho Man Tin. Photo: SCMP A group of elderly citizens in Ho Man Tin. Photo: SCMP
A group of elderly citizens in Ho Man Tin. Photo: SCMP

I am over 60 and work 10 hours a day, says Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam defending move to raise age limit for elderly welfare payments

  • Raising threshold from 60 to 65 years is reasonable in view of improved life expectancy, Lam says

Topic |   Ageing society
A group of elderly citizens in Ho Man Tin. Photo: SCMP A group of elderly citizens in Ho Man Tin. Photo: SCMP
A group of elderly citizens in Ho Man Tin. Photo: SCMP
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