Filipino domestic workers - updates

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PH condemns killing of yet another Filipina domestic worker in Kuwait

Dec 30, 2019 - 11:51 PM

(3rd UPDATE) The Department of Foreign Affairs summons the Kuwaiti ambassador in Manila 'to express the government’s outrage over the seeming lack of protection' of Filipino domestic workers in the Middle Eastern country

WATCH: UAE vlogger defends OFWs against Kuwaiti influencer

Jul 25, 2018 - 10:35 AM

'How would you feel if you worked for someone that didn't only not give you a day off but disagrees with the very ideology that you deserve a day-off?' Khalid Al Ameri asks Sondos Al Qattan

RESPONSE. "If I work for you, I would run so far away, the CIA won’t be able to find me," UAE vlogger Khalid Al Ameri tells Kuwaiti influencer Sondos Al Qattan. Photos from Al Ameri and Al Qattan's social media accounts.

Baldoz in UAE to address domestic workers issues

Dec 12, 2014 - 3:01 PM

The Philippine labor chief says the nature of the job of household service workers HSWs in the UAE give them a very high exposure to exploitation

Singapore's domestic workers get weekly rest day

Mar 06, 2012 - 9:46 AM

Groups welcome new policy but challenge Singapore to do more for migrant labor