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3,000 Nepalis illegal in Israel

Posted by jaypee 737112 days ago Nepal
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KATHMANDU: As many as 100,000 foreigners are illegally employed in Israel and over 3,000 of them are Nepalis, Israeli newspaper The Jerusalem Post reported on Sunday, citing a study of Knesset Research and Information Centre.

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Australia: 'No warning' from refugee boat

Posted by jaypee 737112 days ago Australia
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Refugees caught in wild Australian seas desperately phoned police for help as their boat, only spotted 600 metres from shore, drifted towards cliffs where it smashed apart, a report found Monday.

An internal Customs investigation urged the installation of land-based radar at Austral

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East Timor rebuffs Australia's asylum centre plea

Posted by jaypee 737112 days ago Australia
http://www.monstersandcritics.com —

East Timor has again rebuffed Canberra's proposal that it host an immigration detention centre where asylum seekers arriving in Australia could be held while their applications for Australian visas were processed, news reports said Monday.

With 109 boats carrying 5,254 asylum seeke

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Thai hospitals complain of "penniless" foreign patients

Posted by jaypee 737112 days ago Thailand
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Public hospitals on Thailand's resort island of Phuket have complained about the rising cost of treating foreign patients who cannot pay their bills, media reports said Thursday. The state-run Vachira Phuket Hospital, for example, last year spent 1.3 million baht (43,000 dollars) treating 17 'penniless foreigners

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Only Emiratis can set up job agencies

Posted by jacobo 737112 days ago United Arab Emirates
http://www.khaleejtimes.com —

No more unscrupulous recruitment agencies to operate in the country is the message from the Ministry of Labour that is outlined in a new regulation, making them answerable to cases of workers Read More

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Sri Lankan government sets minimum age limit for migrant housemaids

Posted by jaypee 737112 days ago Sri Lanka
http://www.colombopage.com —

Jan 26, Colombo: The Sri Lankan government has decided to raise the minimum age limit for migrant domestic workers from 18 to 21 years of age.

The Cabinet has approved a proposal submitted by the Minister of Foreign Employment Promotion and Welfare Dilan Perera to raise the age limit.

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Let us hire foreign workers

Posted by jacobo 737112 days ago Malaysia
http://thestar.com.my —

PORT KLANG: A fishermen Read More

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19 abused OFWs arrive from Riyadh

Posted by jacobo 737112 days ago Philippines
http://www.gmanews.tv —

Some 19 overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) who claimed being abused by their employers in Saudi Arabia arrived at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) last Monday, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said Wednesday.

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