Tag: Foreign Domestic Worker

After a 4-year court battle, Parti Liyani flies home to Indonesia

Singapore — Ms Parti Liyani, the domestic helper whose acquittal on appeal of theft made headlines last year, flew home to Indonesia on Wednesday...

Employer has to foot S$72,000 hospital bill for maid who tried to stab housemate

The employer of a 26-year-old Burmese domestic helper who jumped from the fourth floor of a HDB flat after she tried, but failed, to...

Jolovan Wham: MOM’s restrictive advisory on maids worsens their already stressful lives

Singapore—Activist Jolovan Wham, a longtime champion of migrant workers' rights, has written a letter to Manpower Minister Josephine Teo that has since gone viral....

‘Yet another new regulation’ of setting appointments before remitting money perceived as ‘insensitive’ by...

Singapore – Members of the public responded to the recent news that foreign domestic workers (FDWs) must now set an appointment before remitting money...

Two Filipinos fight over borrowed money, man tries to intervene

A video of two Filipino women fighting over borrowed money has been widely shared by netizens. The video, shared on Facebook page All Singapore Stuff...

Man molests foreign domestic helper as she slept, takes photos of her in the...

A Singapore permanent resident was sentenced to more than a year of jail time for molesting a foreign domestic worker. Yau Terng Phun (56) filmed...

Domestic helper spotted behaving intimately with boyfriend without paying attention to employer’s child

Facebook user Jean Chua has reported on social media that she spotted a domestic helper behaving intimately with a man presumed to be her...

Employer allegedly forces domestic helper to wash clothes until hands bleed

The friend of a foreign domestic worker shared photos of her friend’s bloody hands, saying the latter was not allowed to use a washing...

Hong Kong employers ‘force’ domestic helper to clean their flat’s outdoor windows on 19th...

In Hong Kong, there have been several unfortunate but avoidable cases of foreign domestic workers falling from windows that they had been tasked to...

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...
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