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Over 16,000 workers register at Phuket migrant workers centre

Posted by jaypee 125 days ago Thailand
https://www.thephuketnews.com —

The registration center was announced last month by Phuket Vice Governor Siwaporn Chuasawas and held from the July 24 until yesterday (Aug 7), at the Indoor Stadium in Saphan Hin (see story here).


An unnamed official from the Phuket Employment Office today (Aug 8) confirmed to The Phuket News, “There were 16,614 migrant workers who registered at the centre, of those, 15,880 were from Myanmar, 532 from Laos, and 202 from Cambodia.”


Employers of the migrant workers were registered at a total number of 4,812.


“Of the 4,812 employers, 3,515 were considered ‘normal citizens’, while 1,294 were organisations or businesses, and three were other foreigners,” she said.