Taipei, Oct. 21 (CNA) Following the lifting of a 10-year ban on certain categories of Vietnamese workers, the first batch of seven domestic caregivers from the Southeast Asian country arrived in Taiwan Wednesday.Read More
Twenty-nine loggers were sent back to Cambodia from Thailand on Sunday after the group was arrested by Thai soldiers while logging rosewood across the border from Banteay Meanchey province, an official said Monday.
Thai immigration police brought the group of 29 loggers, aged between 17 and 45, to the border after border soldiers picked them up on Saturday, said Sin Namyong, a Poi Read More
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia and Thailand are to discuss cooperation in trade and investment as well as prevention of human trafficking and security along the border areas.
The discussions will be held at the 13th Joint Commission (JCM) for Bilateral Cooperation and fourth Joint Development Strategy (JDS) for Border Areas ministerial meetings between the two countries here on tomorrow a Read More
Indonesia will not compel foreign workers to take examinations to demonstrate proficiency in Bahasa, government officials said on Monday, denying media reports of plans for such a requirement to be introduced by the end of the year.Read More
DOHA: There is the likelihood that domestic workers in the GCC countries may be entitled to privileges like annual bonus, gratuity and paid annual leave with return air fare, among other things.
One of the largest employers of household workers, the GCC states are currently busy developing a common or unified format of employment contract for household sector workers.