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Freezing Hong Kong minimum wage at HK$37.5 an hour is an ‘insult’ to cleaners at Covid-19 frontlines, labour group says

A Hong Kong group advocating for increasing workers’ living wages has said the government’s decision to freeze the minimum wage at HK$37.5 (US$4.84) was “totally disrespectful” to grassroots workers – especially to cleaners working on the frontlines of the Covid-19 pandemic. Hong Kong’s statutory minimum wage will remain frozen, Secretary for Labour and Welfare Law […]