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Saying they had received "complaints," the Hong Kong Police warned Filipino domestic workers against gambling illegally in public places, particularly in Central. The police said they received ...

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  TWO Filipinos---a Hong Kong resident and a domestic worker---committed suicide in the last three weeks, according to the Hong Kong Police. The police said the first case involved a ...

August 17, 2018

SAYING their food allowance was 'unbelievably low,' various migrant groups in Hong Kong have formally asked the government to increase the food allowance of foreign domestic workers to ...

August 15, 2018

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A 31-year-old Filipino domestic worker was sentenced to six months in prison after she admitted to stealing her employer's Rolex watch and other valuables. Eastern Principal Magistrate Law Peter ...

August 15, 2018

The Hong Kong Observatory raised Typhoon Signal Number 3 (T3) over the city this morning due to an approaching tropical storm. The Observatory said Tropical Storm Bebinca was estimated to be around 170 kilometers south-southwest of Hong Kong at 8 a. m. today and was expected to "move slowly northward, edging closer to the Pearl River Delta ...

August 14, 2018

Typhoon Signal Number 1 is now in effect over Hong Kong due to a tropical cyclone in the South China Sea, the Hong Kong Observatory said. The Observatory also said that the city could expect stormy or rainy weather until next Saturday (August 18). "The Standby Signal, No. 1 is in force. This means that a tropical cyclone now centred within about 800 ...

August 9, 2018

IN a “groundbreaking” decision, the High Court has granted the appeal of a Filipino domestic worker who wanted to  testify from the Philippines via a video link to pursue her $12,200 claim against her employer before the Labour Tribunal. High Court Justice Bebe Pui Ying Chu reversed the decision of a Labour Tribunal presiding officer who dismissed ...

August 9, 2018

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