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Charity Launches Emergency Fundraising Campaign for Domestic Helpers
Wednesday, August 26th, 2020
With the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, many migrant domestic helpers are stranded in Hong Kong due to delays in getting work permits, canceled flights, or the..
Bid to overturn live-in rule for domestic workers rejected by Hong Kong High Court
The Loop HK Staff
Wednesday, March 21st, 2018
The latest in the ongoing battle in Hong Kong to achieve more rights for its foreign domestic helpers: Filipina domestic helper Nancy Lubiano made the..
“Greater exclusion has become the norm”
Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018
From our Point of View series. Daisy Catherine L. Mandap first came to Hong Kong from the Philippines in 1987 to take a job at The Standard (then Hong Kong..
Anthropologist Ju-chen Chen on the wonderful world of Sunday pageants
Tuesday, March 7th, 2017
Every Sunday in Hong Kong, a Beauty Queen is crowned. This Queen is also a Filipino domestic worker the rest of the week. While Manila hosted..
Fair Employment Agency on ethically recruiting domestic workers
Monday, November 21st, 2016
Foreign domestic workers in Hong Kong often fall victim to unscrupulous practices by local employment agencies. They’re charged astronomical illegal placement fees in order to..
Pathfinders Supports Hong Kong’s Most Vulnerable
Wednesday, July 27th, 2016
Foreign domestic workers in Hong Kong face many personal and legal obstacles on a daily basis — and so do their Hong Kong-born children, particularly those without proper..