Realty staff work longest hours in Taiwan: study


TAIPEI–People in the real estate industry were found to have the longest working hours in Taiwan, followed in second place by those offering support services, then by people in the arts, entertainment and recreation services, according to a study released by the Council of Labor Affairs (CLA) yesterday.

The average working hours per week for the three industries were 46.9, 45.9 and 45.3, respectively, compared with 43 hours for all other workers polled, said the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health under the CLA.