Foreign domestic workers in Singapore have reported being overworked, receiving verbal abuse, not having enough food, and having to give their employers massages. Photo: AFP

Singapore’s foreign domestic workers vulnerable to forced labour, report finds

  • Despite regulation and legal status, maids are susceptible to exploitation, sometimes by employers who may not realise they are engaging in ‘subtle coercion’
  • The Manpower Ministry says the report does not accurately reflect conditions for maids in Singapore
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Foreign domestic workers in Singapore have reported being overworked, receiving verbal abuse, not having enough food, and having to give their employers massages. Photo: AFP
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