Spirit of Hong Kong

Spirit of Hong Kong is a series that looks behind the scenes of one of Asia's largest and most vibrant cities by focusing on those whose contributions often go unnoticed yet are vital to the everyday success of Hong Kong. 

John Wong is open to giving anyone a chance, but he is strict about work attitude. Photo: Edmond So

Care grows for disabled at Hong Kong vegetable plant

In the middle of a space for processing produce, six workers are focused on their tasks at hand – peeling, chopping, mincing vegetables. They’ve been here since before dawn.

One of them is 52-year-old “Ah Ming”, who has a severe intellectual disability.