As Hong Kong ages, carers of elderly relatives need more support at work, at home and for their own old age

//As Hong Kong ages, carers of elderly relatives need more support at work, at home and for their own old age

As Hong Kong ages, carers of elderly relatives need more support at work, at home and for their own old age

Global life expectancy has risen by more than five years since the start of the century, and this is a wonderful thing. It means more years to enjoy with family and friends.Demographic change also poses challenges, however. The number of people in the world aged 60 and above is predicted to reach 2.1 billion by the middle of this century. While some may enjoy good health well into their later years, others will increasingly need support.Societies all around the world are grappling with the…

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By | 2019-05-12T05:00:07+00:00 May 12th, 2019|Business|Comments Off on As Hong Kong ages, carers of elderly relatives need more support at work, at home and for their own old age