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82-Year-Old Sold HDB Because Of Her Daughter, Now Without A Home

In a news report by zaobao, 82-year-old Zhang only has one daughter who is 56-year-old. Their daughter married and migrated to Melbourne, Australia about 15 years ago. The elderly couple moved to reunite with their only child in 2018. Unfortunately, after her husband died, her daughter would not take care …

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Online Job Portals Discriminate Against Elderly Applicants Who Are Not Digitally Savvy

We need to ensure that our elderly are not left behind in this digital world. An email was required to set up an account on the job website. Many of these elderly folks do not have any email address. For highest education level section, we could choose from multiple options. However, the lowest qualification we could pick was PSLE. Some of our senior citizens did not even take PSLE as they could have dropped out of school before that.

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