Striking dock workers at a port operator backed by Hong Kong's richest man Li Ka-shing failed to reach a deal for higher pay, prolonging a dispute that could cost the city its position as the world's third-largest container port. Photo: ReutersStriking dock workers at a port operator backed by Hong Kong's richest man Li Ka-shing failed to reach a deal for higher pay, prolonging a dispute that could cost the city its position as the world's third-largest container port. Photo: Reuters
Striking dock workers at a port operator backed by Hong Kong's richest man Li Ka-shing failed to reach a deal for higher pay, prolonging a dispute that could cost the city its position as the world's third-largest container port. Photo: Reuters

Port workers' strike only reflects growing discontent in Hong Kong

Stephen Vines says public support of striking workers carries a warning

Topic |   Kwai Tsing dock workers strike
Striking dock workers at a port operator backed by Hong Kong's richest man Li Ka-shing failed to reach a deal for higher pay, prolonging a dispute that could cost the city its position as the world's third-largest container port. Photo: ReutersStriking dock workers at a port operator backed by Hong Kong's richest man Li Ka-shing failed to reach a deal for higher pay, prolonging a dispute that could cost the city its position as the world's third-largest container port. Photo: Reuters
Striking dock workers at a port operator backed by Hong Kong's richest man Li Ka-shing failed to reach a deal for higher pay, prolonging a dispute that could cost the city its position as the world's third-largest container port. Photo: Reuters
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