Stories Tagged 'Migrant workers'
A mechanism needs to be created to protect the legal aid rights of migrant workers full story »
One-hundred and fifty Nepali migrant workers in United Arab Emirates capital Abu Dhabi are left in lurch after they were laid off seven months ago. The company that goes by the name Al Wasita Emirates for Services & Catering said it was unable to allot job and pay the due salary to the workers citing that it failed to get new contracts for work. The company employed some 1,000 workers from Nepal, India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.full story »
Services for migrant workers have been decentralised with the government deciding to issue re-entry labour permits from outside Kathmandu for the first time.full story »
Nepali migrant workers, who were selected for jobs in South Korean after cracking the mandatory Korean language test under the Employment Permit System (EPS) this year, have started departing to South Korea.full story »
The number of permits issued to Nepalis aspiring to work in various countries has gone down in the past few months.full story »
The Malaysian government is planning to deduct 20 percent of foreign workers’ basic salary. According to Malaysian local media, The Sun Daily, full story »