Li’s Striking Port Workers Cut Demands as Replacements Hired

Li’s Striking Port Workers Cut Demands as Replacements Hired

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A dockworker holds a photograph of billionaire Li Ka-shing outside the Cheung Kong Center in Hong Kong on April 17, 2013. The reduced demands suggest that Li, Asia’s richest man, is winning the standoff as new workers help to reduce vessel queuing time by as much as 67 percent.