Dubai pledges to pay Pinoy maids $400 monthly minimum

Posted at 11/12/2012 6:09 PM | Updated as of 11/13/2012 12:21 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