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Samantha Yap reports on efforts to win higher wages and better conditions for these foreign workers in the Chinese special administrative region.
This shelter, located behind a church in Hong Kong, accommodates foreign domestic helpers who have no place to stay.Read More
Like millions of poor but ambitious young women before her, Rohyati, 26, travelled to Hong Kong to work as a domestic helper. The daughter of rice farmers from Java, Indonesia, she had previously worked for two years in Singapore.Read More
- Desperate for more workers to support a construction boom, Japan has proposed to expand its controversial foreign trainee programme to permit more unskilled labour from Asia to work in Japanese companies for five years from the current three years. Read More