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Undocumented Bangladesh workers in Malaysia...

Undocumented Bangladesh workers in Malaysia...

Migration

Wed, Sep 5 2018

According to the Asian News Network, an estimated 7,000 Bangladeshi workers have been held since...

Malaysia suspends syndicated manpower...

Malaysia suspends syndicated manpower...

Business

Sun, Jun 24 2018

Minister dubs it total mess; Bangladesh not officially communicated

Another 30 female migrant workers return...

Another 30 female migrant workers return...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jun 4 2018

In the last month, 121 women have returned from the country

Regulating ‘middlemen’ to end worker...

Regulating ‘middlemen’ to end worker...

Business

Mon, May 21 2018

Abuse of Bangladeshi women workers in the Middle East is an everyday story. Only on May 18, five women...

Female migrants workers are still being...

Female migrants workers are still being...

Business

Sun, May 20 2018

Abuse of Bangladeshi women workers in the Middle East is an everyday story. Only on May 18, five women...

Expatriate welfare minister: Government...

Expatriate welfare minister: Government...

Dhaka

Wed, Apr 18 2018

'We are now giving particular emphasis on skill development of the migrating people and the demand for...

3 Bangladeshi workers crushed by falling...

3 Bangladeshi workers crushed by falling...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Apr 11 2018

The accident occured at an under-construction site in Johor Bahru Forest City in Malaysia.

Bangladeshi construction worker's poetry...

Bangladeshi construction worker's poetry...

Bangladesh

Tue, Dec 5 2017

Mukul's dream is to work with other migrant workers to promote the culture of Bangladesh and show his...

Three Bangladeshi workers among four...

Three Bangladeshi workers among four...

South Asia

Sat, Oct 21 2017

Three foreign workers have been killed and 11 others are missing until now

Arab boycott adds to woes of Qatar migrant...

Arab boycott adds to woes of Qatar migrant...

Middle East

Tue, Aug 15 2017

Raji, a Bangladeshi crane-operator, said his manager told him that his pay could be delayed next month...

Bangladesh plans to open office in...

Bangladesh plans to open office in...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, Jul 31 2017

Bangladesh established a mission in Iraq in 1973 and re-opened its embassy in January of 2010

Bangladeshis among 11 killed in Saudi...

Bangladeshis among 11 killed in Saudi...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 12 2017

The casualties all hailed from India and Bangladesh

Thousands of migrant workers arrested...

Thousands of migrant workers arrested...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Jul 7 2017

Local media said some workers had left their dormitories during the raids and gone into hiding

How female migrant workers changed the...

How female migrant workers changed the...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jul 3 2017

'But I did not listen to them. I was the first woman to leave my village and fly to the UAE. Now I am...

Singaporean dream sours for some Bangladeshi...

Singaporean dream sours for some Bangladeshi...

What the World Says

Tue, Jun 20 2017

The number of work permit holders in Singapore, excluding domestic workers, fell by 12,600 to 753,000...

Govt launches helpline for expat...

Govt launches helpline for expat...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, May 31 2017

The call centre will initially provide assistance to migrant workers in Saudi Arabia, Jordan and...

Migrant workers demand special allocation...

Migrant workers demand special allocation...

Bangladesh

Fri, May 26 2017

The migrants pointed out that most of them had to sell off their properties to go abroad, so the government...

Harrowing tales of abuse from the land...

Harrowing tales of abuse from the land...

Bangladesh

Tue, Feb 28 2017

The workers believed the KSA was a safe place for Muslim women to work because it is the birthplace of...

Expat minister ends press briefing over...

Expat minister ends press briefing over...

Corruption

Mon, Jan 9 2017

Minister of Expatriates’ Welfare and Overseas Employment Nurul Islam ended a press briefing abruptly...

Remittance sees big fall in 2016

Remittance sees big fall in 2016

Business

Fri, Jan 6 2017

The country’s remittance inflow witnessed a sharp fall by 11.13% in the just concluded year 2016 due...

Where women are the breadwinners

Where women are the breadwinners

Bangladesh

Sun, Dec 18 2016

In Bangladesh, where people migrating abroad to find better life opportunities are predominantly men,...