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    Body of B’eshi killed in Libya to be brought back home 

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:39am on November 20, 2019

    The body of the Bangladeshi killed in an air strike in Libya would be sent to home after completing formalities, Bangladesh ambassador in Tripoli Sheikh...

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    6 lakh Bangladeshis with temporary job passes in Malaysia

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:32am on November 17, 2019

    At least 5,75,292 Bangladeshis were in Malaysia with Temporary Employment Visit Passes as of October 31, Malaysian Immigration director-general Khairul Dzaimee Daud said in a...

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    Foreign Minister’s apology demanded

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:20am on November 17, 2019

    Women organisation Naripokkho on Saturday demanded apology from foreign minister AK Abdul Momen immediately for his derogatory remarks on woman migrant workers returned...

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    Atrocious minister’s remark on plight of migrant workers

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 17, 2019

    THE exploitation and inhuman sufferings of women migrant workers in Saudi Arabia came to light again when a worker in her desperate attempt to save...

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    Activists for stoppage of sending out female migrant workers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:25pm on November 15, 2019

    Women organisations on Friday demanded the government to stop sending women workers to Saudi Arabia and other countries unless their minimum legal protections were...

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    930 workers deported from KSA in a week

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:29am on November 09, 2019

    A total of 930 Bangladeshi workers were deported from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in last seven days, said officials and the workers on return...

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    Migrants, refugees scared to speak out against injustice in Malaysia

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:13am on November 06, 2019

    Migrants and refugees in Malaysia continue to face various barriers and restrictions in exercising their civic freedoms including freedom of expression, peaceful assembly and association,...

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    Mamata to move Bengali workers from Kashmir

    Reuters . Kolkata | Updated at 12:34am on November 03, 2019

    More than 100 migrant workers from India’s Kashmir will be moved after a spate of killings by suspected separatist militants underlined the threat to outsiders...

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    KSA continues deportation, 75 more return home

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:58pm on November 02, 2019

    On the first day of November, 75 Bangladeshi workers were deported from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia as the country continued the crackdown on undocumented...

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    Saudi job market in turmoil 

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:00am on October 29, 2019

    The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia deported over 18 thousand Bangladeshi workers since January. Officials and the returnees told New Age that thousands of other Bangladeshi...