A job scam victim arrives safely at Hong Kong International Airport.  Photo: Handout
A job scam victim arrives safely at Hong Kong International Airport. Photo: Handout

Human-trafficking crisis: captive Hongkonger tells how trip to Thailand turned into 3-month nightmare under forced labour

  • Anecdotal evidence shows many scam victims were lured to Thailand with the promise of a well-paid job they saw advertised online
  • Lawyers and NGO staff have paid close attention since the crisis – possibly the worst to affect the safety of Hongkongers overseas for a decade – started to unfold

A job scam victim arrives safely at Hong Kong International Airport.  Photo: Handout
A job scam victim arrives safely at Hong Kong International Airport. Photo: Handout
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