Web News » Taiwan

3 Views

Ministry reports record number of migrant workers

Posted by jaypee 101 days ago Taiwan
http://www.taipeitimes.com —

The number of migrant workers in Taiwan has reached a historic high of more than half a million, according to annual statistics released by the Ministry of the Interior on Saturday.

Read More
3 Views

Foreign workers numbered over 550,000 at end of 2014

Posted by jaypee 102 days ago Taiwan
http://www.chinapost.com.tw —

TAIPEI--There were 552,000 foreign workers in Taiwan as of the end of 2014, accounting for 68.9 percent of the number of all foreign nationals in the country, according to Taiwan's Ministry of the Interior.

Read More
19 Views

Army of migrant workers approaches 500,000

Posted by jaypee 152 days ago Taiwan
http://focustaiwan.tw —

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.

Read More
1 Views

New rules target migrant worker agencies

Posted by jaypee 222 days ago Taiwan
http://www.taipeitimes.com —

New rules came into effect on Friday aimed at cracking down on runaway foreign workers, with agencies facing multiple fines and withdrawal of licenses to operate if a certain number of the workers they introduce into Taiwan abscond from their workplaces.

Read More
1 Views

Taiwan tightens clamp down on runaway foreign workers

Posted by jaypee 222 days ago Taiwan
http://www.wantchinatimes.com —

New rules took effect Friday to crack down on runaway foreign workers, with agencies facing multiple fines and shutdowns if a certain number of the workers they introduce into Taiwan go missing.

Read More
2 Views

Taiwan tightens clamp down on runaway foreign workers

Posted by jaypee 223 days ago Taiwan
http://focustaiwan.tw —

Taipei, Oct. 10 (CNA) New rules took effect Friday to crack down on runaway foreign workers, with agencies facing multiple fines and shutdowns if a certain number of the workers they introduce into Taiwan go missing.

Read More
2 Views

MOL cancels foreign labor compulsory departure rules

Posted by jaypee 233 days ago Taiwan
http://www.chinapost.com.tw —

TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Foreign blue-collar workers in Taiwan no longer need to leave the country every year, according to a new plan announced by the Ministry of Labor (MOL) yesterday and set for Legislative Yuan review today.

Read More
2 Views

End to exit rule for foreign workers welcomed in Taiwan

Posted by jaypee 233 days ago Taiwan
http://www.wantchinatimes.com —

Business and labor groups in Taiwan united Tuesday in welcoming the government's move to revise a law that requires foreign laborers to leave Taiwan every three years before returning to work.

Read More