"Life is very hard for the Hong Kong worker. It is common for them to work for 12 hours a day with no overtime," said Mung Siu Tat from the union. "The salaries have not caught up with inflation. They struggle to pay their rent, make ends meet."
What’s next for Hong Kong’s growing protests?: http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/2014/09/what-next-hong-kong-growing-protests-2014929163115613364.html