The CSSA elderly payment threshold will increase from 60 to 65 years old. Photo: Sam Tsang/SCMP

Make yourself available for work, or have allocations docked, Hong Kong government tells CSSA recipients turning 60

  • Eligible people in preretirement age group will have to take part in support for self-reliance scheme or receive HK$200 a month less
  • Critics say government should offer incentives to those willing to work rather than punish people who do not
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The CSSA elderly payment threshold will increase from 60 to 65 years old. Photo: Sam Tsang/SCMP
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