Many retired people are returning to the labour market in ageing Hong Kong. Photo: Jonathan Wong Many retired people are returning to the labour market in ageing Hong Kong. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Many retired people are returning to the labour market in ageing Hong Kong. Photo: Jonathan Wong

Hong Kong government draws criticism from all quarters for mulling a pause on HK$2 ride scheme for the elderly

  • Government source says ‘the possible deferral of … [the] extension makes sense under the current economic situation, and is being seriously explored’
  • But lawmakers say any U-turn on the scheme’s extension will be unacceptable

Topic |   Hong Kong MTR
Many retired people are returning to the labour market in ageing Hong Kong. Photo: Jonathan Wong Many retired people are returning to the labour market in ageing Hong Kong. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Many retired people are returning to the labour market in ageing Hong Kong. Photo: Jonathan Wong
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