S’pore Domestic Helpers Must Have Mandatory Rest Day To Recharge & Bond: Gan Siow Huang

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Mandatory Day Off & 24/7 Helpline Among Other Measures To Support Helpers

Migrant domestic workers are a permanent fixture in Singapore, helping us balance our work and home commitments more efficiently. Sadly, they do not always meet employers who look out for them.

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To resolve this issue, Minister of State for Manpower (MOM) Gan Siow Huang highlighted upcoming measures to assist migrant domestic workers.

These measures, first mentioned in Jul 2021, will be implemented at the end of the year.

Ms Gan Siow Huang highlights measures to assist helpers

Speaking at the NTUC May Day Domestic Workers Celebration 2022 on Sunday (22 May), Ms Gan said the measures would help in looking after the welfare of helpers in Singapore.

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