Mothers’ Price and Concern

  By FANG LEXIE  HONG KONG – Zi Zhao is 15. The few words that he can speak are “meal,” “home,” and “school.” He often hits his mother. The two things he loves most are watching Jade TV news and watching the cars on a busy street coming and going.Liang Yan...
Domestic Helper Is a Step to Her Big Dream

Domestic Helper Is a Step to Her Big Dream

By BUN SOPHAL HONG KONG – Like many Filipinos in Hong Kong, a seemingly emaciated-face Jennylyn Orodio sits laid-back on a bench, crunching her snack and chatting with her lady friend in one late Sunday evening in Kowloon City Park. She has been working here for...