The slavery report says that Hong KongHong Kong’s domestic helpers, most of whom originatecome from the Philippines and Indonesia, were the primary group being enslaved, as they faced high agency fees, 17-hour work days as well as physical and verbal abuse. Photo: SCMP Pictures The slavery report says that Hong KongHong Kong’s domestic helpers, most of whom originatecome from the Philippines and Indonesia, were the primary group being enslaved, as they faced high agency fees, 17-hour work days as well as physical and verbal abuse. Photo: SCMP Pictures
The slavery report says that Hong KongHong Kong’s domestic helpers, most of whom originatecome from the Philippines and Indonesia, were the primary group being enslaved, as they faced high agency fees, 17-hour work days as well as physical and verbal abuse. Photo: SCMP Pictures

Finance, wealth and ... slavery? Hong Kong one of Asia’s worst for forced labour

Human rights campaigners call for urgent crackdown on exploitation after poor ranking in this year’s Global Slavery Index

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The slavery report says that Hong KongHong Kong’s domestic helpers, most of whom originatecome from the Philippines and Indonesia, were the primary group being enslaved, as they faced high agency fees, 17-hour work days as well as physical and verbal abuse. Photo: SCMP Pictures The slavery report says that Hong KongHong Kong’s domestic helpers, most of whom originatecome from the Philippines and Indonesia, were the primary group being enslaved, as they faced high agency fees, 17-hour work days as well as physical and verbal abuse. Photo: SCMP Pictures
The slavery report says that Hong KongHong Kong’s domestic helpers, most of whom originatecome from the Philippines and Indonesia, were the primary group being enslaved, as they faced high agency fees, 17-hour work days as well as physical and verbal abuse. Photo: SCMP Pictures
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