12pc of Indonesian maids 'underpaid'

PUBLISHED : Monday, 16 February, 2009, 12:00am
UPDATED : Monday, 16 February, 2009, 12:00am
 

About 12 per cent of 464 Indonesian domestic helpers interviewed by Caritas Community Development Service between August 2007 and last December said they were underpaid, on a monthly salary of only HK$1,800 to HK$2,000. The minimum wage for foreign domestic helpers is HK$3,580.

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