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Poverty rate rises among Hong Kong ethnic minorities to a fifth, says gov’t report

Poverty among ethnic minorities in Hong Kong is worsening, according to the government’s 2016 Poverty Situation Report on Ethnic Minorities, which was released on Wednesday. The rate of ethnic minorities living below the poverty line had risen from 15.8 per cent in 2011 to 19.4 per cent in 2016. Hong Kong’s official poverty line is set […]