Eight Months Without Salaries
HATIMA binti Sidik, an Indonesian migrant worker in Saudi Arabia, has not received salaries after working for eight months. The family of the woman from the Ai Nunuk hamlet, Serading village, Moyo Hilir subdistrict, Sumbawa Regency, West Nusa Tenggara, reported it to the Indonesian Migrant Workers Union through a WhatsApp message on October 28, 2019.
Hatima is working through Sapta Saguna, Sumbawa branch, for about 10 years. In August 2019, Hatima informed her family that she wanted to return to Indonesia, but up to now her employer has not allowed her to go home. Hatima has also often said that her cellphone is frequently held by her employer, making it difficult for her to communicate and send messages to her family in Sumbawa.
According to Hatima’s information, the name of her male...