Domestic helpers in Hong Kong gather on their day off. Photo: Edmond So Domestic helpers in Hong Kong gather on their day off. Photo: Edmond So
Domestic helpers in Hong Kong gather on their day off. Photo: Edmond So

No pay rise for Hong Kong’s domestic helpers in coming year, government says, as Covid-19 hammers economy

  • Minimum wage of foreign domestic workers will remain at HK$4,630 a month and food allowance at HK$1,121, government says
  • Decision draws criticism from both helpers and employers, who said a pay cut was in order because of the economic situation

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Domestic helpers in Hong Kong gather on their day off. Photo: Edmond So Domestic helpers in Hong Kong gather on their day off. Photo: Edmond So
Domestic helpers in Hong Kong gather on their day off. Photo: Edmond So
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