Banning women from domestic work abroad raises trafficking risks: UN International

Southeast Asian governments’ efforts to stop women from going abroad for domestic work are putting their citizens at greater risk of becoming victims of trafficking and exploitation, the United Nations warned. Nearly half of the world’s 53 million domestic workers are from Asia, most of them women from impoverished families seeking higher incomes abroad. However, […]

Maggot-infested lunches ignite walkout at S Korean factory in southern Vietnam International

By Phuc Hung  &nbspJune 7, 2017 | 03:27 pm GMT+7 An initial inspection found the maggots had infested red chilis used in the meal. Hundreds of workers at a South Korean garment company in Bac Lieu Province walked out of their canteen on Monday after finding maggots crawling in their lunch trays. The female workers […]