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35 foreign women rescued from massage parlours

Posted by jacobo few seconds ago Malaysia
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KUALA LUMPUR: Thirty-five women of various nationalities, believed to be victims of human trafficking, were rescued by the police during raids conducted at three massage centres at Platinum Walk, Setapak here last Thursday.

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Army of migrant workers approaches 500,000

Posted by jaypee few seconds ago Taiwan
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The number of foreign workers has increased significantly since the Council of Labor Affairs (CLA) began to ease restrictions on new hires in the manufacturing sector three years ago.

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Over 100 illegal migrants found in Thai forest

Posted by jaypee 14 days ago Thailand
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More than 100 illegal immigrants were arrested yesterday after being smuggled into Sa Kaew from Cambodia for the purpose of working in Bangkok.

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China says to ensure 'orderly' rural-urban migration

Posted by charlon 14 days ago China PR
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 China will ensure "orderly" migration of some 100 million rural workers into cities by 2020, supported by expanded social welfare and more job opportunities, the government said on Wednesday, as part of plans to push its urbanisation programme.

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24 Pinoys intercepted off Sabah –report

Posted by jaypee 14 days ago Malaysia
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Malaysian marine police have arrested 24 undocumented Filipinos who allegedly tried to enter the Sabah area illegally, Malaysia's Bernama news agency reported Monday.

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Asian economies will pull top migrants away from Australia - Immigration Daily News - Migration Alliance

Posted by charlon 14 days ago Australia
http://migrationalliance.com.au — A cumbersome and slow migration process in Australia is potentially causing the ‘best brains’ to look elsewhere with some experts saying that Australia is at risk of squandering the benefits of immigration, reports the SBS. Read More

Malaysia discovers 155 Uighurs crammed into 2 apartments| Reuters

Posted by charlon 17 days ago Malaysia
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Malaysian authorities have detained 155 Uighurs, more than half of them children, who were found crammed into two apartments in the capital Kuala Lumpur, immigration officials said.

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Census deportations hit 142 in single day

Posted by jaypee 17 days ago Cambodia
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Vietnamese nationals were deported en masse this week from Svay Rieng province, with 142 illegal migrants sent back across the border in a single day, as Cambodia’s nationwide census of foreigners continues, officials said yesterday.

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