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Hong Kong’s social ‘safety net’? Perverse, half-baked schemes to help people who already have money

The government has a congenital fear of establishing a social safety net that prioritizes helping people in need. So it has come up with all manner of cockamamie schemes that have been widely shunned by the people who are supposed to benefit from them. None of these schemes address Hong Kong’s high levels of poverty, […]