Some low-income households in Hong Kong will benefit from the new government scheme. Photo: Winson Wong Some low-income households in Hong Kong will benefit from the new government scheme. Photo: Winson Wong
Some low-income households in Hong Kong will benefit from the new government scheme. Photo: Winson Wong

Hong Kong families to get extra cash boost as government sets up new HK$1.1 billion scheme to support those struggling to get by

  • Labour secretary Dr Law Chi-kwong announces plan to support low-income households that do not qualify for social security or public housing
  • Applications for subsidy will open on Thursday and government expects some 272,000 people to be eligible

Topic |   Hong Kong economy
Some low-income households in Hong Kong will benefit from the new government scheme. Photo: Winson Wong Some low-income households in Hong Kong will benefit from the new government scheme. Photo: Winson Wong
Some low-income households in Hong Kong will benefit from the new government scheme. Photo: Winson Wong
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