fbpx
Connect with us

Social Stories

Man Ordered By Beijing Court To Pay Ex-Wife RM31,200 For All The Housework She Did

Published

36Aec65D 643C 408B Ad70 8207070F1F40
For illustrative purposes | Source: jpinfo

Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.

Divorces can get messy and this one in particular is a landmark decision that would impact future divorce cases in China!

A district court in Beijing has ordered a man to pay a whopping RM31,200 in compensation to his former wife several months after the husband filed for a divorce. Specifically, the RM31,200 amount was compensation for all the housework that the ex-wife had to shoulder during their five-year marriage.

As reported by CNN, the ex-wife, Wang, is a homemaker and demanded restitution equivalent to RM100,100 after the ex-husband filed for divorce back in October last year. She claimed that she was left to take care of the couple’s child and housework all by herself and said that the man ‘barely cared about or participated in any kind of domestic chores.’

In its ruling, the Beijing district court ordered the husband to pay Wang RM31,200 for ‘housework compensation’ and have split the properties both owned together equally. Furthermore, Wang will also be handed custody of their son as well as receive monthly alimony of RM1,216 from the ex-husband.

Bb9Cdefc 3C40 4B76 Ae4C E3630A781968

The beijing district court.

This ruling is the first of its kind in China and will affect all other divorce cases in the future. It is part of the Republic’s new civil code that was put in place since January 2021 which prescribes a wide range of legislative package that the Chinese Government and its legal experts say will better protect the rights of individuals. Within the new civil code, a new clause was introduced that enables a spouse to seek compensation from their partner during divorce for taking more responsibilities in caring for children and elderly relatives.

Dad6F8F6 2Eca 42E2 8118 74Cf2F60Bc3C

For illustrative purposes.

What do you guys think of this decision by the Beijing Court? Do you think a similar civil code regarding compensation for spouses after divorce should be introduced in our country as well? Share your thoughts with us in the comments.

 

Also read: “Was my mum taken by you?” 5yo Son Gets Left Behind After Couple Settles Divorce Paperwork

Page 40

 

Source: SCMP
Source: Bestlife


Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.



Just In

Bomba Ft 1 Bomba Ft 1
News4 hours ago

Abang BOMBA Passes Away After Attempting To Save Flood Victims In Melaka

A firefighter was rushed to the hospital after being swept by strong currents while rescuing flood victims in Kampung Sungai...

Ft Sejahtera Ft Sejahtera
News4 hours ago

M’sians Receive Spam Emails & OTP SMS From MySejahtera, MOH Says No User Data Compromised

After a recent slew of alleged data leaks involving millions of Malaysians and companies, all eyes are now on the...

Flood 1 Flood 1
News5 hours ago

Watch: Flash Floods In The Klang Valley & Several Other States After Heavy Rain On 20 October

The weather in Malaysia is always unpredictable. After almost a whole week of scorching weather, the rain poured all day...

Sinkhole Jalan Sri Hartamas 1 Sinkhole Jalan Sri Hartamas 1
News6 hours ago

Both Lanes On Jalan Sri Hartamas 1 in KL Closed Due To Large Sink Hole

The weather these days has been fluctuating a lot. Two weeks ago, it was very hot and humid without a...

Japanese2 Japanese2
News22 hours ago

Japanese Man Arrested For Using AI To Remove Pixelated Parts On Porn Videos & Reselling Them

A 43-year-old Japanese man was arrested for using artificial intelligence (AI) to remove pixelated parts in pornographic videos and reselling...

Collage 7 1 Collage 7 1
News24 hours ago

“This is our confidence in the youth” PM Says Govt Wants Young People To Have More Power With UNDI18

They say experience often comes with age, but that doesn’t mean the youths of today have no say in the...

Police Check Ft Police Check Ft
News1 day ago

Husband & Wife Fined RM2,000 Each After They Were Caught Attempting To Travel Interstate

Recently, a married couple was compounded RM2,000 each for attempting to cross states without being fully vaccinated. According to Astro...

My Post 2021 10 20T140040.669 My Post 2021 10 20T140040.669
News1 day ago

PDRM Prohibits Cycling On Highways Without Permit, Cyclists Who Violate Will Be Prosecuted

The Royal Malaysian Police is prohibiting any cycling activities on highways without the permission of the Malaysian Highway Authority (LLM)....

Announcement

Latest Videos



TRENDING TODAY