Security guards are the most likely of Hong Kong workers to put in long hours. Photo: Dickson Lee

Long working hours: 1 in 5 Hong Kong employees are on the job an average of 55 hours per week, new trade union study shows

  • Security guards suffer the most, with a quarter of them working over 72 hours a week
  • The Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Unions has urged the government to introduce standard working hours to protect workers
Topic |   Hong Kong economy

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Security guards are the most likely of Hong Kong workers to put in long hours. Photo: Dickson Lee
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Shirley Zhao

Shirley Zhao

Shirley joined the Post in 2013 after reporting from China for a Hong Kong-based magazine. She has covered education, and now focuses on housing, land and planning.