Foreign employment authorities are planning to provide houses to needy Sri Lankan migrant workers at concessionary rates.Read More
Land expansion to meet the high global demand for palm oil creates 1.2 million new jobs
MALAYSIA, the world's second largest crude palm oil (CPO) producer after Indonesia, is now at a crossroads as it juggles between aggressive expansion in oil palm plantations and providing ample workforce to the growing number of estates nationwide.
More than 7,600 foreign workers that CNMI employers continue to need for their businesses are still without approved Commonwealth-only worker petition as of June 26, even as the Fitial administration and the Saipan Chamber of Commerce are pushing for a five-year extension of the immigration federalization transition period ending Dec. 31, 2014 to still have accesRead More
KATHMANDU and DUBAI: At least 3,000 migrant workers from Nepal died in Saudi Arabia over the past 12 years, the Nepali Embassy in Riyadh said in a new report published over the weekend citing Saudi official reports, highlighting the growing concern over workers in the ultra-conservative Gulf Kingdom.Read More