Dubai pledges to pay Pinoy maids $400 monthly minimum


Posted at Nov 12 2012 06:09 PM | Updated as of Nov 13 2012 08:21 PM

MANILA, Philippines - The Department of Labor and Employment says foreign recruitment agencies based in Dubai have pledged to implement the Philippines' household reform package that grants more protection to Filipino maids.

This reform includes paying Filipino maids a minimum of $400 a month or at least P16,000.
Dubai's move follows Saudi's which earlier yielded to the Philippine government's demand to grant those reforms. - ANC