Starting from July 2016 year, a company in Singapore can apply for up to S$300,000 in grants to fund job redesign projects targeted at workers aged 50 and older under the WorkPro scheme. By Kim Walker
The conventional old-age dependency ratio makes the economic impact of ageing societies seem worse than they will be. There are now some better measures that do not exaggerate the effects of ageing. By Kim Walker
Consumers aged 60-plus will account for up to 60 percent of urban consumption growth to 2030 – McKinsey
An excellent report from McKinsey identifies nine groups of urban consumers that are projected to generate three-quarters of global urban consumption growth from 2015 to 2030. That’s now!
Ageing is inevitable. Children in the future will live longer than adults today. The best thing we can do now is to create the future that we are ready to age by ourselves.
As birthrates fall and life spans lengthen, there’s plenty of room for expansion in this market, because babies grow out of diapers, but incontinent adults usually don’t.
study by Accenture shows that when it comes to shopping for healthcare online, older shoppers, long assumed to be less confident digitally, seem better able to figure things out for themselves – online.
AUSTRALIAN research has found that 67% of 45 to 54-year-olds say advertising is not in tune with their needs or …