Govt advises Bangladeshi workers not to migrate to Maldives

Staff Correspondent | Published at 01:27am on February 13, 2019

Expatriates’ Welfare and Overseas Employment Ministry had advised workers of Bangladesh not to migrate the Maldives as the island republic is facing unemployment.
EWOE Ministry officials told New Age that restrictions on migration to the Maldives had been imposed following advice from Bangladesh High Commission in Male.
Already many Bangladeshi workers became unemployed in the Maldives, they said.
‘Our workers should stop migrating to the Maldives now,’ EWOE Ministry officials said adding, recruiting agencies should refrain from sending workers there.’