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MANILA---After saying sorry, Labor Attache (Labatt) Jalilo Dela Torre will return to Hong Kong to take back his old post at the helm of the Philippine Overseas Labor Office (POLO), Labor Secretary ...

July 13, 2018

THE Hong Kong government will continue to protect the rights and benefits of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in the city, Chief Secretary for Administration Matthew Cheung Kin-chung said during the ...

July 10, 2018

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    Don’t forget to bring an umbrella with you if you plan on going out tomorrow as Hong Kong will continue to have rainy weather until early Monday.   The Hong Kong ...

July 14, 2018

FILIPINO domestic workers should not be made to clean the rooftops of their employer's apartment, according to the Philippine Overseas Labor Office (POLO). A POLO official, who asked not to be identified, said they had blacklisted several Hong Kong employers for forcing their Filipino domestic workers to clean their rooftops. "That's illegal. Any ...

July 13, 2018

Pictures of a foreign domestic helper (FDH) precariously cleaning a window from the outside and more than 20 floors above ground in Quarry Bay went viral online this morning. The pictures were taken in Kornhill Gardens, Quarry Bay, this morning. The FDH's flat is "either on the 23rd or the 24th floor," said a Filipina domestic worker who took the ...

July 6, 2018

IT'S "impossible" to get infected with HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) through shared manicure or pedicure equipment, according to an officer of the Hong Kong AIDS Foundation. Johnny Li Choi Hing, the foundation's Senior Programme Manager, assured Filipino domestic workers that the chances of getting HIV from using nail cutters and other manicure or ...

July 5, 2018

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