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Tajikistan, Uzbekistan Deal With Migrant Laborer Problem

Posted by jaypee 657 days ago Tajikistan
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The governments of Tajikistan and Uzbekistan are moving to head off a potentially large problem caused by the shrinking market for migrant laborers in Russia.

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Uzbekistan migrant workers start church plants

Posted by jaypee 665 days ago Uzbekistan
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Uzbekistan (OM) — Uzbekistan is not an open country to Christianity. It is illegal to have Christian meetings in the Uzbek language, the Bible is restricted, and known Christians are monitored. This makes sharing about Jesus difficult, and as a result, many Uzbek people have not heard the Good News.

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Central Asian labor migrants leaving Russia

Posted by jaypee 804 days ago Kyrgyzstan
http://www.timesca.com —

BISHKEK (TCA) — Problems of Kyrgyz labor migrants related to the introduction of new rules in Russia that require obtaining job patents have been discussed at the Kyrgyz Embassy in Russia. Due to lack of time available to perform the necessary formalities to obtain new patents, and because of the rise in prices for newly established migration services, many labor migrants risk

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Uzbek migrant workers remit 448 USD from Russia and 168 USD from Kazakhstan - UzNews.net

Posted by jaypee 894 days ago Uzbekistan
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Labor migrants stay in Russia the longest; workers in Kazakhstan return home the most. These and other findings are the result of a UN survey on migrant labor.

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Top Tajik lawmaker urges migrant workers to resist extremism's call - Central Asia Online

Posted by jaypee 916 days ago Tajikistan
http://centralasiaonline.com —

DUSHANBE – The speaker of the Tajik parliament's upper chamber October 20 urged Tajik migrant workers not to fall for extremist recruiting pitches, CA-News.org reported October 22, quoting Shavkat Saidov, assistant to the speaker.

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Tajikistan looks to China as Russian remittances dry up

Posted by jaypee 916 days ago Tajikistan
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Tajikistan, one of the world’s poorest countries, is counting on an influx of Chinese investment to cushion its economy from the reverberations of sanctions-hit Russia.

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Decline in remittances by Uzbek migrants working in Russia - UzNews.net

Posted by jaypee 954 days ago Uzbekistan
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Sanctions against Russia for intervening in Ukraine’s internal affairs are negatively impacting earnings and remittances by Central Asian migrant workers – the amount transferred this year to date has decreased in comparison to last year.

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Central Asian Migrants Struggling in Russia

Posted by jacobo 1008 days ago CENTRAL ASIA
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n a relationship that dates back to the collapse of the USSR in December 1991, the Russian Federation and the post-Soviet Central Asian nations remain as closely connected as Siamese twins, as the Russian Federation has an ongoing and growing need for cheap labor and the “Stans” – Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and in particular, Kyrgy

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