Foodpanda workers on strike in Kowloon Bay. A trio of food delivery workers in Hong Kong tell of the job’s many problems. Photo: May Tse
Foodpanda workers on strike in Kowloon Bay. A trio of food delivery workers in Hong Kong tell of the job’s many problems. Photo: May Tse

Gig economy workers’ lack of rights in Hong Kong highlighted by Foodpanda delivery workers’ strike

  • Food delivery workers lift the lid on the problems they face, such as hold-ups at restaurants, a glitchy app, unreasonable targets and cutthroat competition
  • Add to that hazardous road conditions and payment per delivery not per hour, and it’s clear that, in the gig economy, employers call the shots

Foodpanda workers on strike in Kowloon Bay. A trio of food delivery workers in Hong Kong tell of the job’s many problems. Photo: May Tse
Foodpanda workers on strike in Kowloon Bay. A trio of food delivery workers in Hong Kong tell of the job’s many problems. Photo: May Tse
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