Stories Tagged 'Nepali migrant workers'
Recruiting agencies’ main demand is interest on the cash they deposit as part of the increased guarantee amountfull story »
Recruiting agencies have warned that they will be suspending all the works and stop departures of migrant workers for various countries if the government does not address their demands immediately.full story »
Nepal Association of Foreign Employment Agencies—the umbrella organisation of recruiting agencies— has demanded that the government pay interest on the amount deposited as bank guarantee.full story »
As many as 16 Nepali workers, who had reached Qatar for employment, have remained stranded there for nearly three months.full story »
Departures for Malaysia remain suspended for more than 10 months after the government launched a crackdown on various agencies that charged hefty amounts on Malaysia-bound workers. The government action had completely shut down labour migration to Malaysia.full story »
Nepali migrant workers sent home $8.1 billion in 2018, making it the 19th biggest beneficiary of funds sent by migrants around the world, according to a report released by World Bank on Monday.full story »