People living in tiny spaces - Hong Kong: World's Busiest Cities | BBC Two

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  • Published on:  Wednesday, September 20, 2017
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    Programme website: Ade heads into the high rises to find people living in tiny spaces no larger than a cupboard.
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  • Jack Mak

     (Mar 27, 2018)

    The places shown in the video are not even the worst in HK

  • King TIn Chan

     (1 day ago)

    BBC, tell Theresa May how happy we are to be handover to a bunch of ruthless dictator, Communist Chinese. They make Hong Kong a living hell by speculating our land and UK is responsible for the degeneration of the pearl of the orient!

  • The Emancipation of MiMi

     (5 days ago)

    Jack Mak you want a bj

  • Tom Cheng

     (Sep 21, 2017)

    my bedroom suddenly feels much bigger after watching this

  • Clorox Bleach

     (Feb 3, 2019)


  • ishita chandel

     (Dec 29, 2018)

    Same man

  • iʞǝɥ npɐʍ

     (May 24, 2018)

    Hong Kong is heaven for the rich,hell for the poor

  • Ardian Saja

     (Jan 26, 2019)

    the world heaven for the rich hell for the poor

  • Hard Wolves

     (Jan 17, 2019)

    thats why they need communist not capitalist

  • The Stranger in Canada

     (Mar 15, 2018)

    The worst is yet not shown in this video. Poor people has to sleep above toilet bowl at night and cook in a tiny washroom after daily work. HK government is reluctantly to provide affordable housing to low income families, yet keep building so called “ affordable condos “ which cost from 4 to 10 millions. None of those pro communist CE did narrow the gap between the poor and the rich ever since 1997 Communist took over.

  • Commander Shepard

     (2 days ago)

    +Amy Lorenzo minimum wage and unions are necessary to prevent employers from exploiting their workers. Its simple, Just pay people living wages so they can make ends meet and die with dignity. If you cant even pay your employees a living wage then I'm sorry but your business is already a failure, and I say that while supporting CONTROLLED capitalism. Large corporations should pay living wages and CAN afford to but often dont because they want to line their own pockets with money rather than pay the...

  • Ber L

     (Jan 14, 2019)

    +ASMR GAY STINGly HowUDoin? Taiwan (Republic of China) is doing fine sweetie they don't need people who caused this and the shitty government to rob them of how they are now

  • maha fawzy

     (Mar 21, 2018)

    This made me cry he is an old man and he have no one to help 😢this worled is gitting cruel more and more by time😭

  • Mili Gutierrez

     (Jan 31, 2019)

    maha fawzy look for the story of elderly turning to crime in order to go to jail and be able to have food and a room to stay at🤕😓😓

  • Zzyzx Zee

     (Dec 27, 2018)

    harsh2945 its not capitalism, its CRONY capitalism! Nothing wrong with being an entrepreneur and being rewarded for your hard work. Problem is when able bodied people game the system or crap out kids by the dozen and expect the government money (me) to pay their way...socialism is the equal sharing of misery...

  • gary abbot

     (Sep 20, 2017)

    You can add all the sci fi themed touches you want, but it's a bloody bunk bed.

  • Duc 939

     (Jan 31, 2019)

    I always thought they would close up and be sound proof. Didn't realise it simply had a curtain you close.

  • Xezlec

     (Dec 7, 2018)

    It's got a little more privacy than a normal bunk bed. I don't think it's that bad.

  • P J

     (Feb 23, 2018)

    Suddenly I appreciate my 2 bedroom apartment in the U.S.

  • StrawberryTaequila

     (Oct 10, 2018)

    ikr. My bed's the size of two of those apartments. Even my neighbor's guinea pigs have more space than the guy at 3:44

  • Lil Cookie

     (Oct 10, 2018)


  • Kyle Lopez-Vito

     (Mar 16, 2018)

    Wow. The second guy living in that bed. I understand now why most Hong Kongers are rude. I'd be pissed too every day if I had to live like that.

  • Natalie So

     (Feb 3, 2019)

    Kyle Lopez-Vito it is not related I live in Hong Kong

  • S W ToDi

     (Dec 16, 2018)

    Not all Hong Kong people live like that . Go to South Bay , Repulse Bay, Tai Tam, Clear water, Kowloon Tong or Peak area like , Shousan or Gilford road etc and see for yourself.

  • revaholic

     (Dec 3, 2017)

    Must have been this difficult for this reporter to traverse Hong Kong given its tight space and lack of accessible design.

  • VirginiaPurple

     (Oct 9, 2018)

    definitely.... and HK is extremely hilly, very narrow on the streets and the streets are shuttered also... only easy to get along for him in the malls...

  • Goliath Online

     (Aug 22, 2018)

    +Major Styles Total cuckabled.


     (Mar 23, 2018)

    Thanks you for making me realize what I have

  • Lorrie Tolito

     (Nov 8, 2018)

    Me too


     (Oct 15, 2018)