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As the Hong Kong government announced on Aug.6 that it will hold a free, one-off testing for foreign domestic workers staying in  boarding facilities provided by employment agencies, lawmakers and ...

August 7, 2020

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Hong Kong law enforcers on Aug.7 slapped a Filipina with manslaughter charges, a crime which can put her behind bars for life if convicted. The charges were elevated from the initial allegation ...

August 7, 2020

A news broadcast in Hong Kong on Aug.3 showed a supposed group of foreign domestic workers not disposing their trash properly after having a group gathering at Little Hawaii Falls in Tseung Kwan O. The report drew mixed reactions from the Filipino community in Hong Kong, as some denounced the alleged display of reckless irresponsibility, while some ...

August 4, 2020

The Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Unions (HKCTU) denounced the passage of the Anti-Terrorism Act in the Philippines, which Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte signed into law on July 3, 2020. The law allows the warrantless arrest of up to 24 days and surveillance of those who engage in terrorism, which has been defined as "acts intended to endanger ...

July 30, 2020

Police told Hong Kong News on July 20 that a man charged with the reported rape of a Filipina early this month has faced the Eastern Magistrates' Court in San Wan Ho. "His case was mentioned at the Eastern Magistrates' Court on July 20," the police spokeswoman said. Mention hearings are conducted to see if the parties are ready to proceed with the ...

July 21, 2020

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July 24, 2020
The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has repatriated  111 Filipino seafarers who have been stranded in Fujian, China since late May, with the rema...