Philippines and Qatar pledge collaboration on changes to ensure the safe migration of Filipinos.

Philippines and Qatar pledge collaboration on changes to ensure the safe migration of Filipinos.

The Philippines and Qatar agreed to continue cooperating on changes to facilitate the safe migration of Filipinos, which might be replicated by other nations. Both countries pledged to ensure fair recruiting and excellent working conditions within their respective recruitment corridors during a meeting on the margins of the International Migration Review Forum (IMRF) last week. […]

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Everything you’d wish to understand about the Philippine Travel Ban

Everything you’d wish to understand about the Philippine Travel Ban

Many Filipino domestic workers have disproved flying from and to Hong Kong since the novel coronavirus outbreak. The Philippine government has issued the provisional two-way ban since 4 February 2020. It’s said that visitors returning from China, including Hong Kong and Macau, won’t be allowed to enter the Philippines while Filipinos returning home are getting […]

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Observance of Labor Rights.

Observance of Labor Rights.

What’s really good in  Hong kong is the observance of  the  labor rights for Foreign Domestic Helper: Free food or food allowance.  Food allowance is amounted to HKD 1, 121, and if this is not provided, then the employer should provide adequate food for the helper. Employer should explain the fixed date of giving the […]

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Filipino Domestic Helpers in Hong Kong

There are over 210,000 Filipinos working in Hong Kong and the majority of them are household helpers according to government data as of March 2020.  In 2019, there were 400,000 foreign domestic helpers in the territory; of these, 48 percent were from the Philippines. In fact, some of them are university graduates and professionals. Here […]

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