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Maids fear overcharging will continue despite tougher laws

Legal changes to strengthen the regulation of employment agencies were approved by the Legislative Council on Thursday, however domestic workers still fear that agencies will overcharge them on fees for various administrative measures. Penalties for agents who overcharge people seeking jobs are set to jump, with the maximum fine raised from HK$50,000 to $350,000 – […]