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Company Releases Indian Workers Detained In Bahrain For 6 Years

Posted by jacobo 644 days ago Bahrain
http://ibtimes.com —

Nass Contracting Co., a wealthy Bahraini construction giant that was recently under fire from human rights groups for keeping more than 100 migrant Indian employees in Bahrain for six years, announced on Tuesday that it would permit its workers to leave the country and return home.

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Suicide the only escape for Indian migrant workers

Posted by jacobo 646 days ago Bahrain
http://abc.net.au —

One of India's peak labour unions has called on its Government to track every overseas Indian worker, as suicides continue at an alarming rate among workers.

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Runaways target of major drive

Posted by jacobo 647 days ago Bahrain
http://gulf-daily-news.com —

AN awareness project about labour rights and regulations could be carried out for Indonesian workers in a bid to reduce the number of runaways.

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Indonesian maids are victims of traffickers

Posted by jacobo 653 days ago Bahrain
http://gulf-daily-news.com —

LITTLE can be done to stop Indonesian housemaids from breaching restrictions on how they enter Saudi Arabia from Bahrain, a top official has warned.

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Gangs 'forcing maids to vice'

Posted by jacobo 655 days ago Bahrain
http://gulf-daily-news.com —

GANGS have been kidnapping housemaids and forcing them into prostitution, it has been claimed.

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Housemaid prostitution crackdown underway

Posted by jacobo 655 days ago Bahrain
http://www.tradearabia.com —

A crackdown is underway to try and trace those gangs responsible for kidnapping housemaids and forcing them into prostitution, to prevent them from exploiting the vulnerable and ruining their lives, a top Bahraini government official said.

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Kenya clamp on migrant workers

Posted by jacobo 655 days ago Bahrain
http://gulf-daily-news.com —

KENYA has temporarily banned migrant workers from taking up jobs in Bahrain and the Middle East following allegations of mistreatment and abuse.

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Indonesia clamp on domestic workers

Posted by jacobo 659 days ago Bahrain
http://www.gulf-daily-news.com —

MANAMA: An increasing number of Indonesian domestic workers are illegally entering Saudi Arabia via Bahrain that has forced a presidentially-appointed task force to call for a blanket moratorium on sending its nationals to Middle East countries.

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