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Malaysia lets undocumented migrants...

Malaysia lets undocumented migrants...

World

Mon, Nov 16 2020

The government said the scheme aimed to revive Malaysia's labour-reliant industries, including the...

Bangladeshi expats unsure about return...

Expats unsure about return to Saudi...

Dhaka

Mon, Sep 28 2020

Demonstrations block traffic on adjoining roads to Karwan Bazar several times 

Saudi air tickets: Migrant workers block...

Saudi air tickets: Migrant workers block...

Bangladesh

Sat, Sep 26 2020

Tickets were distributed to the holders of tokens 751-1,200 on Saturday

Govt asks expats to maintain discipline...

Govt asks expats to be orderly when...

Foreign Affairs

Thu, Sep 24 2020

Saudi Arabia has given landing permission to Biman for the expats to return smoothly 

Migrant workers withdraw siege after...

Migrant workers withdraw siege after...

Dhaka

Wed, Sep 23 2020

They have been continuing demonstration for the third day

Dhaka seeks 3 months' extension from...

Dhaka seeks visa extension again for...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, Sep 23 2020

Bangladesh Embassy to Saudi Arabia has written a letter to the Saudi Foreign Ministry seeking an extension...

Bangladesh faces criticism for arresting...

Bangladesh faces criticism for arresting...

Bangladesh

Thu, Sep 3 2020

The police are yet to charge the migrants with a crime but asked to keep them in jail until the investigation...

Maldives extends ban on new labourers...

Maldives extends ban on new labourers...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Aug 21 2020

The ban does not apply for professional-level employees

ADB sees pandemic slashing 2020 global...

ADB sees pandemic slashing 2020 global...

Economy

Mon, Aug 3 2020

'The Covid-19 pandemic is expected to hit remittances hard in Asia and the Pacific'

219 expats land in jail for ‘tarnishing...

219 expats land in jail for ‘tarnishing...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jul 6 2020

Court accepts police’s plea to formally arrest the expats, who have been serving jail in 3 Middle-Eastern...

IOM assists vulnerable returning migrants...

IOM assists vulnerable returning migrants...

Bangladesh

Wed, May 20 2020

At least 806 vulnerable migrants have been traced through 10 EU funded reintegration service centres...

India train crushes migrant workers...

India train crushes migrant workers...

South Asia

Fri, May 8 2020

Tens of thousands of people have been walking home from India's big cities after being laid off because...

Gulf's migrant workers left stranded...

Gulf's migrant workers left stranded...

Middle East

Tue, Apr 14 2020

The challenge is not limited to the region's congested labor camps, where one room with bunk beds...

How cartels use migrant workers to smuggle...

How cartels use migrant workers to smuggle...

Bangladesh

Mon, Dec 23 2019

Drug cartels are now increasingly using migrant workers as mules, telling them to carry presents back...

Mamata to move migrant workers from...

Mamata to move migrant workers from...

South Asia

Sat, Nov 2 2019

She decided to move the workers out of Kashmir to prevent them from becoming a potential target for militant...

Breaking the hierarchy of deaths

Breaking the hierarchy of deaths

Opinion

Wed, Oct 30 2019

Our silence regarding the deaths of migrant workers must end

A friend in the UAE

A friend in the UAE

Editorial

Tue, Sep 17 2019

For Bangladesh, it is imperative that both domestic and foreign investment continue to increase

No rest for the migrants

No rest for the migrants

Bangladesh

Tue, Jul 23 2019

Seven months after returning home in early December 2018, 49-year old Abul Kalam of Amin Bazar discovered...

Migrant death: Agonizing delay in bringing...

Migrant death: Agonizing delay in bringing...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, May 27 2019

Repatriation delays are caused by several factors, including legal and procedural matters

A journey that never ends well

A journey that never ends well

Editorial

Wed, May 15 2019

A comprehensive framework for addressing the needs of migrant workers must be in place

Police: Fire kills 20 Myanmar migrant...

Police: Fire kills 20 Myanmar migrant...

South Asia

Fri, Mar 30 2018

Thailand’s roads have been ranked as the deadliest in the world after Libya’s, according to the World...