680,000 Macau residents await handoutLocal | 31 Mar 2020 7:02 pm
About 680,000 permanent residents of Macau will receive from today the cash handout of 10,000 patacas, (about HK$9,708), while about 48,000 non-permanent residents will get 6,000 patacas, three months earlier than planned in the wake of the coronavirus epidemic.
Pensioners will also get the money.
The cash handout was announced in February 24 and will be paid until June 19 through banks or by check.
Youths born between 2014 and 2019 will start receiving the handout from June 15 to 19.