Tag Archives: Foreign Domestic Worker

S’POREAN VS MAID TUSSLE OVER SEATS IN VIVOCITY KOPITIAM

A foreign domestic worker, Icka, claims that she got into a tussle with a Singaporean woman recently in the Kopitiam outlet at Vivocity recently. Icka, who has been working in Singapore for 5 years, says that she and her 4 friends had been occupying a table at the food court when the altercation happened.

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SOCIAL WORKER: DOMESTIC MAIDS SHOULD HAVE FREEDOM TO HAVE SEX WITH THEIR BF DURING OFF DAYS

A day off for a domestic worker should be 24 hours. She should be able to do what she wants, including leave the house at midnight, and come back by midnight the following day. This is an international labour standard. Employers need to start getting used to this idea. Also, what a domestic worker does on her day off, whether it is to learn how to cook and sew, have barbecues by the beach, dance in a club, have sex with her boyfriend OR girlfriend, or chain smoke, isn't really anyone's business. There is so much moral policing of domestic workers in this country.

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EX-INDON MAID WHO MARRIED S’POREAN TAUNTED & HURT MAN’S WIFE & CHILDREN

I read the story on your facebook page with the above heading: LOVE STORY: EX-INDON MAID MARRIES S'POREAN MAN AGAINST HIS FAMILY'S WISHES. I would like for you to correct the story as it is not complete, nor does it tell the whole story. This story isn't a "love story", this story is about betrayal, hurt, and attention seeking monkeys that send in stories that favours her in order the gain sympathy. Seeing how she wants attention, how about we make it bigger by telling the full story, then people can judge if she really should get sympathy, pity and "acceptance".

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HOSPITAL FORCING EMPLOYER TO PAY $26,000 MEDICAL BILL AFTER MAID’S SURGERY

As me & my husband are getting on in age, nearing sixties; we decided to employ a Foreign Domestic Worker (FDW/maid) to assist us in our daily chores. Two years on and suddenly my FDW fell ill and was hospitalized. 3 days after our FDW was admitted to our public hospital, we checked the cost incurred to-date and was told that it was about $3,000.00+. More tests, procedures and examinations were carried out on her and on the 4th day she was transferred to the Intensive Care Unit. On the 5th day our FDW suffered a “seizure/fit” and we were informed about another procedure/surgery involving her brain region.

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