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Lankan women leaving for Saudi employment no longer called "housemaids"

2013 Jul 09

The Foreign Employment Bureau has taken measures to change the appellation of Sri Lankan women who leave for employment in Saudi Arabia.
 
The profession, which was previously termed "housemaid," has been changed to "domestic housekeeping assistant."

 

General Manager of the Foreign Employment Bureau Mangala Randeniya said that the basic salary of these domestic workers has also been increased.

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