Stories Tagged 'Migrant workers'
Nepal government has fixed the minimum salary rate at 1300 Saudi Riyals (approximately NRs 39,000) per month for Nepali migrant workers in Saudi Arabia.
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A Nepali migrant worker has died after being hit by a taxi in Malaysia.
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Nepal Communist Party (NCP) Co-Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal has said that the problems faced by migrant Nepalis for decades in India would be resolved in no time if the recent development in Nepal-India relations could be tapped.
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Nepal and Malaysia are close to striking a historic pact that is expected to streamline the overall process of hiring Nepali workers as well as ensuring their labour rights.
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The promised land

Aug 20 2018

Nepal must ensure that migrant workers are not exploited, here and abroad
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Angesh Tamang, a 22-year-old from Kavrepalanchok, was planning to return to Nepal last March. But days before his flight, he died while undergoing treatment at a hospital in Malaysia. Tamang wasn’t alone--he was one of the nearly 300 Nepali workers who died in Malaysia last year, making the Southeast Asian nation one of the deadliest for Nepali workers.
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