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.
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The next step

Oct 13 2017

Health issues must be addressed to safeguard migrant workers, backbone of our economy
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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.
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A laudable effort

Jan 26 2017

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.
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Thirty Nepali migrant workers stranded at UAE have appealed for their immediate rescue.
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Absorbing migrant workers in post-disaster reconstruction can actually be a good thing
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