The discounted public transport fare scheme was first launched in 2012. Photo: Handout The discounted public transport fare scheme was first launched in 2012. Photo: Handout
The discounted public transport fare scheme was first launched in 2012. Photo: Handout
Ageing society

600,000 elderly Hong Kong residents will need to apply for new personalised Octopus card for HK$2 fare scheme

  • New cards issued by the city’s largest e-payment provider for those aged between 60 and 64 will show the user’s name and recent profile photo
  • Welfare chief says move necessary to prevent abuses of programme that could cost Hong Kong more than HK$100 million annually

Topic |   Ageing society
The discounted public transport fare scheme was first launched in 2012. Photo: Handout The discounted public transport fare scheme was first launched in 2012. Photo: Handout
The discounted public transport fare scheme was first launched in 2012. Photo: Handout
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