The Big Read: Covid-19 ruined their promising business, but some entrepreneurs aren’t afraid to try again

24/4/2021 11:30:00 AM

The Big Read: Covid-19 decimated their promising business but some entrepreneurs aren’t afraid to try again

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“Don’t give up. As long as I am still alive, there is hope. Once you give up on yourself, no one can help you. My mentality is that,” said one entrepreneur who had to also deal with severe setbacks in his personal life. Read more here:

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The Big Read: To stop abuse of foreign domestic workers, stop the power imbalanceThe reticence of several other domestic helpers interviewed has been prompted by various factors, including the feeling they have no one to turn ... Impossible due to nature of relationship. Psych eval families who want to hire maids and if they fail they can’t have any.

The Big Read: To stop maid abuse, stop the power imbalance

The Big Read: To stop maid abuse, stop the power imbalance