One of the most common examples of abuse has long been overcharging of helpers by the agencies that place them in employment, leaving them to pay off crippling debt from modest salaries. Photo: Nora Tam

If the code of practice to protect domestic helpers fails, legislation must follow

Far too many maids in Hong Kong are being exploited by unscrupulous agencies, both here and overseas

Topic |   Foreign domestic workers in Hong Kong

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One of the most common examples of abuse has long been overcharging of helpers by the agencies that place them in employment, leaving them to pay off crippling debt from modest salaries. Photo: Nora Tam
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