Church organizations in the Indian capital have helped organize women domestic workers to demand minimum wages and job security, which they say are necessary to lead a dignified life.Read More
KUALA LUMPUR: Beginning from January 2016, employers employing foreign migrants will have to sign a strict liability provision letter to take responsibility of their workers.
This comes in the wake of some errant employers exploiting their migrant workers, not paying them the minimum wage, not looking into their welfare and not even providing them with proper acco Read More
SINGAPORE: The idea of a mediation service for foreign domestic workers (FDWs) and their employers first came to Mr William Chew’s mind when employment agencies suggested that his organisation could take on the role of a neutral third party in such disputes.Read More
KUWAIT CITY, Dec 6: Director General of Residency Detectives Brigadier Saud Al-Khudr and Director General of Public Affairs and Security Media Brigadier Adel Al-Hashash have warned the citizens and expatriates against dealing with dummy domestic labor offices.Read More
The Nagaland Domestic Workers Union (NDWU) has joined the signature campaign launched by the National Domestic Workers Movement (NDWM) to lobby Parliament for legislation relating to the rights of domestic workers.
The NDWU, as on December 5, had collected over 17,000 signatures from Dimapur alone, which will be taken to Delhi.
Taipei, Dec. 3 (CNA) Taiwan government officials indicated Thursday that an impeding revision of the country's rules on hiring foreign nationals will not affect the employment of Taiwan citizens, as the changes will be phased in slowly and the percentage of foreign job seekers will remain comparatively low.Read More
District-level committees should be formed to protect domestic workers against harassment and exploitation. A resolution to this effect was passed at a conference organised here by the Women Development Resource Centre on Monday as part of 16 Days Activism Against Gender-based Violence to mark the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women.Read More