Miners search for jade stones at a mine dump at a Hpakant mine. Photo: Reuters
Miners search for jade stones at a mine dump at a Hpakant mine. Photo: Reuters

Jade-buying Hong Kong cannot turn a blind eye to exploitation of Myanmar’s miners

Jenny Peng says the appalling abuses in the country’s jade industry oblige governments to step up and increase international pressure for reform

Miners search for jade stones at a mine dump at a Hpakant mine. Photo: Reuters
Miners search for jade stones at a mine dump at a Hpakant mine. Photo: Reuters
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