Filipino Maids for Export
'Always be Punctual and Don't Count the Work You are Doing'
Publisher: Le Monde diplomatique
Date Written: 01/10/2011
Year Published: 2011
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX16049
Twelve percent of the Philippines GDP comes as remittances from nationals abroad. Many of those are maids, sent all over the world into domestic service to support their children back home. The Philippines government is even training them in servitude.