Pearl River Delta

Pearl River Delta residents won't solve Hong Kong's 'labour gap'. Photo: David Wong

Hong Kong doesn't need Morlocks from the Delta to fix labour woes

I have another way of looking at it. The English author H.G. Wells, in his science fiction classic, The Time Machine, postulated a race far in the future of subhumans, the Morlocks, who lived underground in the dark to serve their master race, the Eloi.