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PHL deploys crisis management team to Yemen to assist in repatriation | Pinoy Abroad | GMA News Online

Posted by jaypee 38 days ago Philippines
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The Philippine government has sent a crisis management team to Yemen to help repatriate Filipino workers there after it raised the alert level to 3.

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Thailand must stop scapegoating migrant workers

Posted by jaypee 38 days ago Thailand
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Last Tuesday, a pre-trial hearing was held for two fresh-faced young Burmese men who stand accused of the brutal early morning slayings in September of British backpackers Hannah Witheridge, 23, and David Miller, 24, on the diving paradise island of Koh Tao.

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Over half of migrant workers from Tarai

Posted by jaypee 40 days ago Nepal
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KATHMANDU, OCT 19 - More than half of 2.2 million Nepalis leaving the country for foreign employment in the last six years were from Tarai districts, according to a government report.

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Philippine ambassador for steps to protect workers’ interest..

Posted by jaypee 40 days ago Qatar
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Philippine ambassador Crescente Relacion has expressed optimism that the Qatar-Philippines Joint Labour Committee would convene again before he left the country in March 2015.

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Kerala government proposes to set up skill development institute for migrant workers

Posted by jaypee 43 days ago India
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To impart skill development programmes for migrant workers from North India, Kerala government proposes to set up Indian Institute of Infrastructure and Construction (IIIC). Chief Minister Oommen Chandy has submitted a proposal in this regard to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, seeking a financial aid of Rs 100 crore for the venture.

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Hindu migrants from Pakistan meet Rajnath at Jodhpur airport

Posted by jaypee 43 days ago India
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JODHPUR: Resident of Road Samro (Sindh-Pakistan), 38-year-old, Payal Solanki was denied sonography test at a Jodhpur hospital recently in the absence of ID proof. She is pregnant and the doctor had advised her to undergo the test.

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50 illegal foreign workers arrested in Makati call center

Posted by jaypee 43 days ago Philippines
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Bureau of Immigration operatives arrested at least 50 foreigners working illegally at a call center in Makati City.

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457 visa to be reformed; new premium investor visa to be created in Australia

Posted by jaypee 43 days ago Australia
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Australia’s 457 visa programme for skilled migrants is to be reformed with strong safeguards against abuse, the government has announced.

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