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Will the government approve a wage hike or freeze wages? Many migrant domestic workers are concerned that Hong Kong’s economic woes amid the anti-government protests could adversely affect their ...

September 16, 2019

A 53-year-old Filipino domestic worker from was found dead yesterday morning (September 9) in her employer’s home in Clear Water Bay, according to the police. A police spokesperson said the ...

September 10, 2019

  Bowing to public pressure, Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam today (September 4) announced the full withdrawal of the controversial extradition bill that sparked the anti-government ...

September 4, 2019

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The Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) has started giving rebates, with eligible overseas Filipino workers getting up more than P13,000. The OWWA, headed by Administrator Hans Leo Cacdac, officially opened the OWWA Rebate Portal online (http://rebate.owwa.gov.ph/) on September 1 so that OFWs can check if they are eligible and apply to get ...

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With the help of her two French employers, a Filipino domestic worker was set free after she was accused of theft in Happy Valley. Eastern Magistrate Albert Cheung acquitted on August 23 helper Cyndy D.S., who was charged with theft for allegedly stealing a pack of potatoes, two packs of salmon, and two packs of asparagus worth $281 from a ...

September 18, 2019

WIPING away tears, a Filipino domestic worker walked out of court a free woman after she was acquitted of charges that she illegally sold bedsheets at World-Wide House in Central on her day off. Sha Tin Deputy Magistrate Tsang Chung-yui on September 6 junked the breach of condition of stay case filed against helper Evelyn B.A. due to reasonable doubts in ...

September 17, 2019

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