ASEAN population ageing fast

In 20 years, it is estimated that all ASEAN member countries will become ageing societies, where more than seven per cent of the population will be 65 years old or older; and by 2050, the proportion of people over the age of 65 in ASEAN is expected to triple, said Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Awang Haji Aminuddin Ihsan bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Haji Abidin. More details in Friday’s Borneo Bulletin.