Top three issues on Facebook forum for maids

File photo showing a maid assisting an elderly woman at the void deck of a HDB block.
File photo showing a maid assisting an elderly woman at the void deck of a HDB block.PHOTO: ST FILE

In a post that drew 145 comments in a week, Ms Nuru Fizah asked other employers in the forum if they would agree to their maids' request to be given their salary a month or two in advance.

A few said yes, as their maids needed it for emergencies such as paying family members' medical fees.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on January 20, 2019, with the headline 'Top three issues on the forum'. Print Edition | Subscribe