Monday, July 28, 2014   

Abused Indonesian helper speaks to police
(01-21 10:32)

A young domestic helper from Indonesia who claims she was severely abused while working for a local family, has given a statement to labor officers and police who are visiting her in the country.
Hong Kong Police have admitted not investigating a complaint about her injuries earlier, insisting on evidence.
The officers arrived in Java last night.
Speaking on an RTHK radio program, Labor Commissioner, Cheuk Wing-hing, said the department would focus on claims that the helper was owed wages and denied holidays, while the police would investigate allegations of wounding.
   
Other Hong Kong breaking news:
Pirated school books seized in raids (07-28 10:28)
Third runway sparks concerns (07-25 17:23)
Consultation on working hours about to end (07-25 17:22)
Housing projects sped up (07-25 16:18)
Woman sentenced for beating son (07-25 15:23)
Govt may beef up regulations on cooked meat (07-25 14:17)
Game fair draws crowds (07-25 14:16)
More complaints over donations to pan-dems (07-25 12:27)
Police smash counterfeit bank card ring (07-25 10:33)
McDonald's suspends nugget sales (07-25 10:01)

More breaking news >>

© 2014 The Standard, The Standard Newspapers Publishing Ltd.
Contact Us | About Us | Newsfeeds | Subscriptions | Print Ad. | Online Ad. | Street Pts

 


Home | Top News | Local | Business | China | ViewPoint | CityTalk | World | Sports | People | Central Station | Spree | Features

The Standard

Trademark and Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014, The Standard Newspaper Publishing Ltd., and its related entities. All rights reserved.  Use in whole or part of this site's content is prohibited.   Use of this Web site assumes acceptance of the
Terms of Use, Privacy Policy Statement and Copyright Policy.  Please also read our Ethics Statement.