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Homeworkers struggle to make ends meet

  • Apriadi Gunawan

    The Jakarta Post

Medan | Thu, May 17 2018 | 12:39 am
Homeworkers struggle to make ends meet

PREMIUM Fiddly job: Women pack drinking straws and plastic ice cream spoons into small plastic wraps in their neighborhood in Kota Bangun district in Medan, North Sumatra, last Wednesday. (JP/Apriadi Gunawan)Syamsuniar, 64, makes a living by packaging drinking straws at her home in the Medan Deli district of Medan, North Sumatra.

Compared to other, younger workers, she works fast, too. She said sh...