菲律賓禁新舊傭工赴港上班

菲律賓因應當地出現首宗武漢肺炎死亡病例,加上中港澳疫情未止,昨日起已開始執行臨時旅遊禁令即是「封關」,禁止中、港、澳的「非菲律賓國民」前往菲律賓,今日封關政策再收緊,除了香港往馬尼拉多達10班航機突然取消外,菲律賓駐港總領事館更在facebook宣布,暫時禁止菲律賓人到中港澳旅遊。

消息稱,不論是準備來港的新合約菲傭,抑或是返鄉度假後欲回港工作的舊有菲傭,現時全部都「滯留」在菲律賓,不准上機來港,令僱主及外傭介紹所均手足無措,因家中小孩長者可能因此無人照顧。他們促請特區政府盡快與菲政府商討,希望合理地放寬有關禁令,否則22萬菲傭的香港僱主將不知如何應對。

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