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Saudi agrees to send home 30-50 undocumented Filipino workers weekly

Posted by jacobo 1625 days ago Philippines
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Saudi agrees to send home 30-50 undocumented Filipino workers weeklySaudi Arabia has agreed to send home 30-50 undocumented Filipino maids a week, in a move seen to hasten the return to the Philippines of hundreds of others who have been stranded in the Kingdom for lack of valid immigration documents, the Department of Foreign Affairs said on Tuesday.

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Nepal struggles to contain human trafficking problem

Posted by jacobo 1625 days ago Nepal
http://www.guardian.co.uk —

Raji speaks softly, her small, cross-legged frame fitting neatly into a plastic garden chair. "When we felt weak and couldn't work, they would beat us with metal rods," she says.

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Malaysia forced to rely on migrant workers as locals turn away from menial jobs

Posted by jacobo 1625 days ago Malaysia
http://thestar.com.my —

We see them in our home. We see them in supermarkets. We see them in the familiar security guard uniforms at shopping centres, apartment complexes and gated housing developments.

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Refugees were heading for NZ

Posted by jacobo 1626 days ago New Zealand
http://nzherald.co.nz —

Sri Lankan asylum seekers' boat only turned to Australia because of safety fears - report.

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Saudi agrees to send home 20-50 undocumented Pinoys weekly – DFA

Posted by jacobo 1626 days ago Philippines
http://www.gmanetwork.com —

Saudi Arabia has agreed to send home 30-50 undocumented Filipino maids a week, in a move seen to hasten the return to the Philippines of hundreds of others who have been stranded in the Kingdom for lack of valid immigration documents, the Foreign Affairs Department said Tuesday.

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Ill egal Cambodian workers arrested in Laem Chabang

Posted by jacobo 1626 days ago Cambodia
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In the early morning of May 7th, Pattaya Immigration Police Officers equipped with a warrant from the Chonburi Provincial Court raided Laem Chabang Harbor. 36 Cambodians working illegally were arrested, while more than 100 others escaped, including their ring leader.

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Saudi employment growth plummets amid crackdown on illegal workers

Posted by jacobo 1626 days ago Saudi Arabia
http://english.alarabiya.net —

Growth in Saudi Arabia’s employment market saw a sharp decline in April, data from HSBC show, amid an intensifying crackdown on illegal workers in the Kingdom.

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Gov't to promote agribusiness under OFW reintegration program

Posted by jacobo 1626 days ago Philippines
http://www.abs-cbnnews.com —

MANILA, Philippines - The Labor department budgets P2 billion for returning overseas Filipino workers who want to venture into agribusiness.

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