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Foreign workers in Malaysian town told to carry original travel documents to avoid detention

Posted by jacobo 655 days ago Malaysia
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Kuala Lumpur, Dec. 16 (ANI): Foreign workers in Malaysia must carry their original travel documents with them at all times to prevent from being detained during operations.

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Saudi- Sri Lankan Embassy collects SR 56 m in compensation

Posted by jacobo 655 days ago Saudi Arabia
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(MENAFN - Arab News) The Sri Lankan Embassy in Riyadh has collected SR 56 million in compensation for Sri Lankan workers in the Kingdom during the past three years, a diplomat told his countrymen at a reception held in Riyadh recently.

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Christmas: OFWs homecoming

Posted by jacobo 655 days ago Philippines
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In the Philippines, celebrating Christmas is considered as the longest and the merriest season of all.

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PHL authorities warn public vs. fake US visa packages

Posted by jaypee 655 days ago Philippines
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Philippine authorities warned the public about another United States visa scam that entices visa applicants to buy a travel package that supposedly includes a legal US visa.

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Travel ban on Israel lifted; more Filipinos flee Syria

Posted by jacobo 655 days ago Philippines
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Amid a stabilizing situation in Israel and Gaza, the Philippines has lifted the travel ban it  imposed in November while another batch of Filipinos arrived Tuesday night after fleeing Syria.

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Domestic workers issue discussed at JTF meeting

Posted by jacobo 655 days ago Malaysia
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KUALA LUMPUR: The domestic workers issue is among the highlights in the Malaysia-Indonesia Joint Task Force (JTF) meeting in Jakarta.

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NTUC chief addresses migrant worker issues

Posted by jacobo 656 days ago Singapore
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SINGAPORE - In the wake of the illegal strike last month by some SMRT bus drivers from China, calls have emerged for equal remuneration for all in the same jobs, but National Trades Union Congress (NTUC) chief Lim Swee Say said that this is "not the way to go", calling the issue a "complicated" and "sensitive" one.

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Over 1 million foreign workers in Thailand face deportation

Posted by jacobo 656 days ago Thailand
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BANGKOK — More than a million migrant workers in Thailand, most of them from Myanmar, face being deported after a deadline for getting work permits passes on Friday, a potential threat to industry and a situation activists say could lead to rights abuses.

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