Filipina maid - updates

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Filipina maid commits suicide after being accused of theft

Aug 21, 2015 - 6:42 PM

According to Eman Villanueva vice chairman of the Filipino Migrant Workers Union this case goes back to to the mandatory live in policy in Hong Kong

Mary Jane to family: No resentments

Apr 26, 2015 - 7:52 PM

A day after being given her 72 hour execution notice Mary Jane is still in high spirits Outside prison efforts to save her grow

Asian netizens call on Jokowi to #SaveMaryJane

Apr 26, 2015 - 6:00 PM

We appeal to our respective Heads of State and peoples to join the international clamor to save the life of Filipina Mary Jane Veloso

VP Binay meets parents of Filipina on Indonesian death row

Mar 29, 2015 - 9:31 PM

The government says it plans to file a second petition for judicial review of Mary Jane Veloso s case citing her inability to properly defend herself during the first trial

'EXHAUST ALL MEANS.' Philippine Vice President Jejomar Binay (right) assures the parents of convicted drug courier Mary Jane Veloso of the government's determination to save their daughter's life. Photo courtesy of the Office of the Vice President

Emirati court upholds sentence of woman who tortured maid

Apr 07, 2014 - 3:47 PM

The Filipina maid testified at Sunday s hearing that the housewife beat them with sticks banged their heads against walls until they bled and forced them to drink detergent

Kuwaiti woman gets death sentence for murdering Filipina maid

Nov 25, 2013 - 9:28 PM

Along with her husband she beat her Filipina househelp threw her in the desert and drove over her until she died

Pinays in Morocco cry rape, abuse

Dec 06, 2012 - 6:11 AM

Young Filipinas working in Morocco as housemaids tell a press conference they re exploited and raped by their employers

DFA to probe diplomat for sexual harassment

Nov 08, 2012 - 2:38 PM

Ambassador Shulan Primavera has been accused of sexual harassment by a Filipina maid

PROBED. Philippine Ambassador to Kuwait Shulan Primavera. Photo couryest of Kuwaiti news site Al Watan