KUWAIT, City- A Lebanese woman remains in police custody following her arrest Saturday over imprisonment and abuse charges pressed by her domestic worker.
Hundreds of people took to the streets Sunday to demand rights for migrant workers in Lebanon as well as celebrate their cultures and traditions. The protest was organized by the human rights watchdog,
Kuwait City – A court has sentenced a Kuwaiti couple to death for beating and then murdering their Filipina domestic helper, newspapers in the Gulf state reported on Monday.
By Diana Nemeh
How dirty is your laundry? Maybe I should ask your maid and quite possibly she will air out information dirtier than your clothes.
A Lebanese woman was sentenced to one month in jail for mistreating her Sri Lankan housemaid, court papers showed on Friday, a rare happening in a country where rights groups regularly denounce the ill-treatment of foreign domestic helpers.
Human Rights Watch said Thursday that reforms undertaken by governments in the Middle East to protect domestic workers from abuse are insufficient