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Asia Insight

May 10, Fri.

Cambodia's Maids Working for a Brighter Future

In Cambodia, strong economic growth spurred by foreign investments is fueling demand for household help. The nation's first maid service targeting the domestic market opened last year. Uneducated women from rural villages who become housekeepers can earn more than their male counterparts. This episode of Asia Insight follows the life of one young woman who moves to the capital, determined to achieve financial independence as a maid.