The government has come under fire from lawmakers over delays to the expansion of a subsidised public transport scheme for the elderly. Photo: Xiaomei Chen The government has come under fire from lawmakers over delays to the expansion of a subsidised public transport scheme for the elderly. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
The government has come under fire from lawmakers over delays to the expansion of a subsidised public transport scheme for the elderly. Photo: Xiaomei Chen

Further delays expected for roll-out of expanded public transport subsidies for older Hong Kong residents

  • Lawmakers had sharp criticisms for welfare chief Law Chi-kwong on Monday, questioning why the expansion of the scheme was taking so long
  • But Law says delays are to be expected given issues with software, hardware and a shortage of manpower

Topic |   Transport and logistics
The government has come under fire from lawmakers over delays to the expansion of a subsidised public transport scheme for the elderly. Photo: Xiaomei Chen The government has come under fire from lawmakers over delays to the expansion of a subsidised public transport scheme for the elderly. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
The government has come under fire from lawmakers over delays to the expansion of a subsidised public transport scheme for the elderly. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
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