A human trafficking victim in Wan Chai. Hong Kong’s approach to the crime has caused tensions between the US Department of State and the city over the former’s report. Photo: Xiaomei Chen

Hong Kong used as ‘pawn’ in China relations, says labour minister in angry reaction to US State Department’s ‘unfair’ assessment of city’s human trafficking record

  • The city’s labour chief tears into American criticism accusing Hong Kong of not investigating crimes properly
  • Dr Law Chi-kwong also vows to do more to protect domestic helpers and employers encountering rogue agencies
Topic |   Foreign domestic workers in Hong Kong

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A human trafficking victim in Wan Chai. Hong Kong’s approach to the crime has caused tensions between the US Department of State and the city over the former’s report. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
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