Jalilo Dela Torre. Photo: Mary Ann Benitez

Outgoing Philippine labour official Jalilo Dela Torre urges domestic workers in Hong Kong to go for more health checks

  • The labour attaché, who is expected to leave the city soon, has launched a service highlighting the importance of health check-ups for domestic workers
  • His office is also set to introduce a new platform that will be used to fight abuse by employers and agencies in Hong Kong
Topic |   Foreign domestic workers in Hong Kong

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Jalilo Dela Torre. Photo: Mary Ann Benitez
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Suyanti Sutrinso. Photo: The Straits Times

Starved, beaten with hammer, forced to sleep with dog: worst domestic worker abuse cases of Hong Kong, Singapore and Malaysia

  • The Singaporeans jailed this week for ordering their domestic worker to eat her own vomit were not a one-off
  • From Hong Kong’s Erwiana to an Indonesian beaten with bamboo, here are some of Asia’s most notorious cases of helper abuse
Topic |   Foreign domestic workers in Hong Kong

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Suyanti Sutrinso. Photo: The Straits Times
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