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MOP5,000 target salary for mainland domestic helpers

Posted by jacobo 1686 days ago Macau SAR
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A target salary of MOP5,000 for mainland domestic helpers may become the indicative price to drive an overall pay rise in the domestic work industry.

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Clarification needed on Transitional jobs: Lawmakers lost in details on foreign workers’ job-switching

Posted by jacobo 1752 days ago Macau SAR
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Foreign workers quitting their current occupations will have to return to their home countries immediately, or undergo a six-month transition period during which they can only find a new job in the same field. But the lawmakers and government are still thinking how to clearly plug the possible loopholes that may allow the workers to switch to a better job in a di

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Illegal immigrants and the gaming industry: “Casinos are their homes”

Posted by jacobo 1767 days ago Macau SAR
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The “exodus” of illegal immigrants ended two decades ago, when the Chinese economy and living conditions began improving after the “market opening” in late 1980s.

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New macau association: Consultation paper distorted to favor more foreign workers

Posted by jacobo 1807 days ago Macau SAR
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The New Macau Association (ANM) says the government’s public consultation paper on population policy is intentionally distorted in an attempt to induce the public to support the introduction of more foreign laborers into Macau at the expense of the local population.  

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Foreign workers amendment approved but criticized at AL

Posted by jacobo 1837 days ago Macau SAR
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The amendment to the Law on Hiring Non-resident Workers was given preliminary approval in the Legislative Assembly (AL) yesterday after severe criticism and challenges by legislators with trade union backgrounds, who said the minor change fails to address the substantial problems in the labor market.

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Foreign workers amendment approved but criticized at AL

Posted by jacobo 1837 days ago Macau SAR
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The amendment to the Law on Hiring Non-resident Workers was given preliminary approval in the Legislative Assembly (AL) yesterday after severe criticism and challenges by legislators with trade union backgrounds, who said the minor change fails to address the substantial problems in the labor market.

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Lam Heong Sang calls for heavier punishment on illegal workers

Posted by jacobo 1956 days ago Macau SAR
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The Public Security Police took actions to crack down on illegal workers and arrested 32 people, as lawmaker Lam Heong Sang called for heavier punishment for the unauthorized employment of foreign workers.

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Indonesia gov

Posted by jacobo 2055 days ago Macau SAR
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The government agency which deals with migrant workers has vowed to improve the mechanism for sending them to host countries, as well as allocating a share of their costs to the employers, according to the Jakarta Globe.

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