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An Act for migrant workers soon

Posted by jacobo 860 days ago India
http://articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com —

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The state is drafting a Migrant Welfare Social Security Act that aims at protecting the labour rights of migrants. It will also facilitate the process of registering all migrants coming to the state.

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Calls for probe into treatment of 73 foreign workers

Posted by jacobo 860 days ago Malaysia
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SUBANG JAYA: The MTUC has urged the authorities to probe the alleged mistreatment of 33 Nepalese and 40 Vietnamese migrant workers whose jobs at an electronic company were terminated abruptly.

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Philippines seeks joint effort to register paperless migrants

Posted by jacobo 860 days ago Philippines
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KOTA KINABALU: The Philippines Embassy has made a proposal to the Malaysia National Registration Department (NRD) for a joint civil registration to allow undocumented Filipino migrants here to obtain birth certificates.

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Taiwan should tackle brain drain: German envoy

Posted by jacobo 860 days ago Taiwan
http://focustaiwan.tw —

Taipei, Feb. 19 (CNA) Taiwan's brain drain is a concern for German companies seeking to invest in the country and a problem that Taiwan should tackle, according to Germany's envoy to Taiwan.

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Overseas job seekers rise 14.71 percent

Posted by jacobo 860 days ago Nepal
http://www.myrepublica.com —

KATHMANDU, Feb 19: The number of job-seekers leaving for overseas destinations has increased by 14.71 percent during the first seven months of the current fiscal year compared to the same period last year.

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Outflow of migrant workers increases

Posted by jacobo 861 days ago Nepal
http://www.thehimalayantimes.com —

KATHMANDU: The number of workers going abroad for employment in the seventh month of the current fiscal year has increased as compared to the same month in the last fiscal year.

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Vietnam ranks seventh in the world for remittances

Posted by jacobo 861 days ago Vietnam
http://english.vietnamnet.vn —

According to Minh, the amount of money sent home by overseas Vietnamese over the years has contributed significantly to the economy.

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Number of Sri Lankan workers rises by 7.3pc

Posted by jacobo 861 days ago Sri Lanka
http://thepeninsulaqatar.com —

DOHA: Number of Sri Lankans working in Qatar increased by 7.3 percent last year.  But compared to their male counterparts fewer women have come here to work, said an official yesterday.

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