Stories Tagged 'Migrant workers'
Qatar, a prime destination for Nepali migrant workers, has set a temporary minimum wage for migrant workers worth around 750 riyals (around Rs21,000) a month. The minimum wage is 150 riyals less than the minimum wage proposed by the Nepal government.full story »
Health issues must be addressed to safeguard migrant workers, backbone of our economyfull story »
Man Bahadur Raskoti of Ribdikot-7, Palung had arrived in Malaysia as a migrant worker; but when he did not get a good job, he returned home immediately and took to vegetable farming. Last year, he earned a cool Rs500,000 by selling the produce from his farm. full story »
In recent years, the government has taken a range of decisions to provide protection for the thousands of Nepalis who leave the country to seek work.full story »
Thirty Nepali migrant workers stranded at UAE have appealed for their immediate rescue. full story »
Absorbing migrant workers in post-disaster reconstruction can actually be a good thingfull story »