Tag: domestic workers

Woman forces maid to hit her own teeth with meat pounder, and to punch...

A woman pleaded guilty on Wednesday (Mar 18) to forcing her maid to hit her own teeth with a meat pounder. 40-year-old Mun Sau Yeng...

Debt-ridden maid steals S$22,000 worth of cash and jewellery from employer

Singapore — An Indonesian domestic helper was sentenced to 10 months of jail for stealing S$22,432 worth of cash and jewelry from her employer. Pipin...

MOM requires employers to provide direct flights or travel allowance for domestic workers after...

Singapore — When foreign domestic workers (FDW) are sent home by their employers after employment contracts end, these employers are obligated to provide for...

Domestic helper allegedly made to sleep below toilet pipe, posts photos of poor living...

Update from MOM:  MOM is aware of a FB post from a foreign domestic worker (FDW) claiming that her employer has provided her with an...

Indonesian maid deported after employer reported her for supporting armed violence

Five domestic helpers have recently been deported back to Indonesia for being supporters of armed violence, one of whom had worked for an employer...

Jolovan Wham says MOM should ban employers from keeping maids’ phones, netizens respond with...

Human rights activist Jolovan Wham, fresh from being found guilty of scandalizing the judiciary under the new contempt of court laws this week, is...

Employers foresee problems with new MOM rule disallowing them from keeping helpers’ money

The Ministry of Manpower released a new condition of the Work Permit which prevents employers from sake-keeping money on behalf of their domestic workers....
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