Visa for Domestic Helpers In Hong Kong

It is quite common to see families in Hong Kong hiring foreign domestic helpers for household chores. The fast-paced city demands both husband and wife to go out and work; otherwise meeting ends for an average family would be hard. This calls for reliable help; in other words, such families require a trustworthy domestic helper

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Pathfinders Helping Pregnant Domestic Helpers

People in Hong Kong have busy lives and rely on domestic helpers so much. But when they become pregnant, they are often unlawfully terminated. Most of the time, employers don’t know about the rights of the helpers and as they need someone to replace them during the maternity leave period, they don’t hesitate to terminate

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Hiring a Domestic Helper in Hong Kong

It is probably time for you to hire a Domestic Helper in Hong Kong. What are the main differences between employing an overseas helper or someone already in Hong Kong? Are you ready for hiring and preparing the famous employment contract?  We prepared a guide to help you understand the issues and collect the most important information. What

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Finished Contract or Terminated Contract ?

In Hong Kong, the recruitment process of the right domestic helper can be fast or very long… If you only have a short time to hire, one of the most important information to check is the working status of each candidate. There are differences between the following terms: terminated, break contract, finished contract or from overseas. In order to gain

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Hiring Domestic Helpers through Agency and Direct Hire

There are multiple employment agencies for foreign domestic workers in Hong Kong, regulated by Labor Department and the government. It is important to understand packages offered by Hong Kong employment agencies to avoid deception. Domestic worker agencies allocate different “categories” for different domestic workers. Some employers prefer to hire locals as helpers whereas others prefer

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Helper Appreciation Month in Hong Kong

More than 5% of the population in Hong Kong constitute of domestic workers who work hard to make your lives easy and comfortable. Although they are commonly known as helpers, they do more than to help you achieve your goals in life. They take care of your homes and loved ones when you are at

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