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Lawmaker demands probe into illegal Chinese workers

Posted by jacobo 24 days ago Philippines

Manila: A Philippine Congressman has urged his colleagues in the Lower Chamber to conduct an inquiry into the alleged influx of foreign workers, particularly Chinese, who are working in the country without permits.

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Kuwait to scrap controversial sponsor system

Posted by jacobo 25 days ago Kuwait
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Kuwait will scrap the controversial sponsorship system for foreign workers and hand sole responsibility for recruiting expats to the newly established Labour Public Authority later this year, local media has reported.

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Lawmaker seeks probe of illegal foreign workers in PH

Posted by jaypee 25 days ago Philippines
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MANILA, Philippines—Too many foreign workers are apparently coming into the country illegally and taking jobs away from Filipinos, according to TUCP party list Rep. Raymond Democrito Mendoza, who said authorities must review labor and immigration laws to address the matter.




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Probe on illegal foreign workers sought

Posted by jacobo 25 days ago Philippines
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MANILA, Philippines — A lawmaker proposed a congressional inquiry on the illegal entry of foreign workers in the country, arguing that it deprives more Filipinos of needed job opportunities.

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Mae Sot migrants demand labour rights

Posted by jaypee 25 days ago Thailand
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Nearly a thousand Burmese migrant workers staged a rally outside their garment factory in northern Thailand, calling for improved labour rights.

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Qatar ‘promises to improve labour laws’

Posted by jacobo 25 days ago Qatar
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Doha: Qatar has promised to improve its labour laws, a member of the European parliament visiting the Gulf Arab state said, after persistent criticism from human rights group over its treatment of workers.

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Japan's ruling party calls for more foreign workers

Posted by jaypee 25 days ago Japan
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A panel of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party issued an interim report Wednesday calling on the government to boost the number of foreign workers in the country.

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Migrants Buy Way in on Business Visa | Scoop News

Posted by jaypee 25 days ago New Zealand
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Migrants will continue to get back-door entry into New Zealand on the back of business visa schemes, despite changes this week, says New Zealand First.

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