Foreign domestic workers in Hong Kong

Since the 1970s, foreign domestic workers have been permitted to stay in Hong Kong to address the city's shortage of local, full-time live-in helpers. At present, their minimum allowable wage is HK$4,210 per month.

Have we swept the maids under the carpet?

MORE pay and easier working conditions - Hong Kong's foreign domestic helpers are taking to the streets and the headlines with their demands for a better deal.