• Wed
  • Sep 17, 2014
  • Updated: 4:25pm

20pc of unemployed prepared to break law to earn living

PUBLISHED : Sunday, 11 April, 1999, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 11 April, 1999, 12:00am

One in five unemployed people would be prepared to earn a living illegal means in the face of rising joblessness survey has found.


Of the 412 people interviewed in the Hong Kong Council of Social Service poll, 79 said they regarded it as acceptable to make money through illegal practices as long as it did not result in physical harm to others.


Share

For unlimited access to:

SCMP.com SCMP Tablet Edition SCMP Mobile Edition 10-year news archive
 
 

 

 
 
 
 
 

Login

SCMP.com Account

or