Saudi beheading brings nanny ban

Bangkokpost 28 January 2013

COLOMBO - Sri Lanka has banned women under 25 from seeking work in Saudi Arabia after authorities beheaded a 24-year-old maid earlier this month. "As a first step, we are raising the age limit (on women going abroad to work as maids) to 25," said Information Minister Keheliya Rambukwella. (continue reading...)