Some Singapore-based foreign domestic workers play volleyball to keep fit. Photo: Clifford Lee

Singapore’s foreign domestic workers turning to sport to battle weight gain

  • Singapore can be a good career move for foreign domestic workers, but its tasty food means bulging waistlines
  • In fighting the flab many maids have found a new passion: sport
Topic |   Singapore

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Some Singapore-based foreign domestic workers play volleyball to keep fit. Photo: Clifford Lee
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Most of the ‘employer-traffickers’ reported to the national hotline were from the US. Photo: AFP

Exploitation of Filipino domestic workers ‘widespread’ in the US, new report shows

  • The highest number of labour trafficking cases reported to the National Human Trafficking Hotline in the US involved domestic workers
  • Most of the victims who sought help were from the Philippines, with domestic workers from India and Indonesia also on the top 10 most vulnerable in America
Topic |   United States

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Most of the ‘employer-traffickers’ reported to the national hotline were from the US. Photo: AFP
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