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Study urges gov't to enforce rules to protect Filipino migrant workers

Posted by jacobo 736842 days ago Philippines
http://www.bworldonline.com — THE GOVERNMENT must better enforce regulations aimed at protecting overseas workers, particularly overseas household service workers, noted a study conducted by the Scalabrini Migration Center (SMC), in collaboration with the state think tank Philippine Institute for Development Studies (PIDS). Read More
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Immigration Bureau Director-General Hsieh encourages outstanding overseas students to stay in Taiwan

Posted by jacobo 736842 days ago Taiwan
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With Taiwan facing the severe problems of a gradually descending rate of birth and a drain on talent to overseas each year, the Director-General of the Immigration Bureau Hsieh Li-kung is visiting the US for two weeks to observe one foreign country Read More

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Review fee structure for registering foreign workers, ministry urged

Posted by jacobo 736842 days ago Malaysia
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GEMAS: The Home Ministry was yesterday asked to review its fee structure for registering foreign workers before the government Read More

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Saudi Arabia OFWs may still find greener pastures DOLE

Posted by jacobo 736842 days ago Philippines
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When Saudi Arabia begins turning away migrant laborers, overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) can turn to Australia and Canada for employment, the Philippine labor chief said Thursday.

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5+5 years renewal for all foreign workers

Posted by jacobo 736842 days ago Malaysia
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TAWAU: The member of parliament here, Datuk Chua Soon Bui, has questioned the Home Affairs Ministry for using two policy systems to employ foreign workers in the plantation sector, especially the oil palm industry.

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Pinoy seafarers not afraid of EU ban Labor chief

Posted by jacobo 736842 days ago Philippines
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Filipino seafarers are not threatened by a looming employment ban by the European Union against them for not complying with certain maritime standards, the Labor chief said Tuesday.

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Barangay captains are front liners vs trafficking- Labor exec

Posted by jacobo 736842 days ago Philippines
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Explaining that human trafficking begins at the grassroots, a Labor official has urged barangay captains to intensify their campaign against the global problem, the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) said in a statement Monday.

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No extension to amnesty scheme as ministry prepares for next phase

Posted by jacobo 736842 days ago Malaysia
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PUTRAJAYA: The Home Ministry will not extend the deadline today to register illegal foreign workers under the 6P amnesty programme, Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein said.

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