Ko Ngar Gems
Ko Ngar Gems website: www.kongargems.com
Author: Ching-Ching Ni, Los Angeles Times
At 31, Feng Xingzhong is dying after years of toiling in one of China's gemstone factories. He's not alone -- except in speaking up for justice... Feng hopes mostly to live long enough to collect some money from the factory where he developed silicosis...
Author: China Labour Bulletin
Over the past few years, about 60 workers in several Hong Kong-invested jewellery factories in Huizhou and Shenzhen have been found to be in the late stages of pneumoconiosis...known as "lung dust disease" in China...It is incurable. Two of the workers...