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China - Economy - A Migrant Story - Workers

China - Economy - A Migrant Story - Workers

Inside the construction site. Ding Zhifa specialises in coating. He learned to use the trowel when he started working on the site. Ding Zhifa, 25, joined a manager coming from Anhui Province to work on a construction site five years ago in Beijing. This construction site manager knew another inhabitant of Ding Zhifa' village, and this connection led the young man to finding his current employment in Beijing. He earns 65 Yuans during his 10-hour days, about $300 per month, and works seven-day weeks. His salary is higher than what he could hope for in Hefei, where workers earn closer to $230 per month.
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