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When the financial secretary claims he’s middle class despite earning more than HK$300k/month


"But Tsang defended himself, saying ‘I think it may not be necessary to set a limit on the salary [when defining what is middle class], in fact it is a lifestyle … I have read articles which say the middle class are those [people] who drink coffee and like French movies – I like movies and tea, so there’s not much difference [between mine] and middle-class lives.’”

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FS raises eyebrows with middle class claim