These two ladies were arguing bitterly over the ownership of aluminum (soft drink) cans they found.
In Hong Kong, Mandatory Provident Fund (MPF) was implemented in late 1990s.
Most of the elderly didn't have a chance to participated in the MPF scheme.
They're only supported by their own savings after retirement.
A lot of the elderly in Hong Kong are earning their livings by picking up and
reselling abandoned paper boxes and aluminum cans.
Posted on 27 March 2008
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