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12 Huawei foreign workers face deportation

Posted by jaypee 72 days ago Indonesia
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Following a raid at the Indonesian branch of Asian information and technology giant Huawei Technologies, the Law and Human Rights Ministry has said that 12 foreign workers in the company could face deportation if proven to be in the country illegally.

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Project launched to determine number of foreign workers in Nepal

Posted by jaypee 73 days ago Nepal
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A research-based project has been launched to discover the number of foreign workers in Nepal and their contribution to economic development of the country.

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Japan's foreign temp workers need ways to blow off steam | The Japan Times

Posted by jaypee 73 days ago Japan
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Life is tough enough for migrant workers who travel to Japan for employment. So pity those who lack a support network to help them through health care matters, workplace stress and general blowing off steam.

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HR ministry conducts study to determine numbers of foreign workers needed

Posted by jaypee 74 days ago Malaysia
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Human Resources Ministry is carrying out a study to determine the actual percentage of foreign workforce needed by Malaysia, the Dewan Rakyat was told today.

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Taiwan to relax rules on hiring white-collar foreign workers

Posted by jaypee 74 days ago Taiwan
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THE TAIWAN government is working towards relaxing regulations on hiring white-collar foreign workers in Taiwan, said Labour Minister Chen Hsiung-wen on November 26.

Current requirements on minimum salary and at least two years' working experience overseas will be scrapped. The new regulations will be finalised at the earliest by the end of this year. The new regulations will p

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Taiwan faces lack of migrant domestic help

Posted by jaypee 75 days ago Taiwan
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TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Taiwan is facing a lack of migrant domestic workers as neighboring countries offer better pay and work conditions, a local newspaper reported yesterday.

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Rigorous screening for refugees in South Korea, but some enemy agents still get through

Posted by jaypee 75 days ago Republic of Korea
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SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea has spent decades screening refugees from a hostile neighbour but some enemy agents manage to get through, underlining the challenges Western nations face in dealing with a far larger influx of people escaping the war in Syria.

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Japan's tiny refugee community urges Tokyo to open doors wider

Posted by jaypee 75 days ago Japan
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Hitoshi Kino, a bespectacled clerical employee at a university near Tokyo, doesn't stand out.


Only a slight Vietnamese accent betrays his past, as he speaks in Japanese about being stranded on a rickety boat in waters off his war-torn homeland in 1980, starving with 32 others and left by pirates with nothing but his underpants.

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