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    Embassy issues over 50,000 passports after amnesty offer

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:24am on October 21, 2018

    Hundreds of Bangladeshi workers who became undocumented in United Arab Emirates are availing amnesty offered by it since August 1....

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    Safe migration still an illusion

    | Updated at 12:00am on October 13, 2018

    SAFE migration is still an illusion for workers aspiring to overseas jobs. Majority of the workers still return home, abused, exploited and empty-handed....

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    Bangladeshi workers worst victims

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 11:37pm on October 11, 2018

    Thousands of Bangladeshi workers became the worst victims of migrating to Middle East countries on the so-called free visas or individual visas also known as...

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    510 Bangladeshi workers deported by KSA in one week

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:35am on October 11, 2018

    At least 106 Bangladeshi workers returned home empty handed Wednesday following detention and deportation. Flown by a scheduled flight of SV 806, a Saudi airline...

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    Thousands of workers from Bangladesh in KSA fear deportation

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:18am on October 08, 2018

    Thousands of Bangladeshi workers who have gone to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with so-called free visas or individual visas may face deportation as the...

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    150 more workers deported from KSA

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:31am on October 06, 2018

    One hundred and fifty more Bangladeshi workers deported from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia returned home on Friday empty-handed...

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    KSA sends back workers to Bangladesh

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:05am on October 04, 2018

    Saudi Arabia is detaining both documented and undocumented Bangladeshi male workers, putting them into the jails and finally sending back home, returnees as well as...

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    Recruitment brokers must be brought under a legal framework

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 28, 2018

    IT IS unfortunate that the government has not yet taken measures to regulate middlemen involved in the recruitment of workers from remote rural areas for...

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    157 deported Bangladeshi workers return from Libya

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:10am on September 27, 2018

    At least 157 Bangladeshi migrant workers who went to Libya with tourist visas have been deported by the Libyan authorities....

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    Migrant workers need fair recruitment, access to justice, decent work

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:29am on September 25, 2018

    Migrant rights campaigners and trade union leaders on Monday called for addressing the key issues of fair and ethical recruitment, consular support in crisis, access...