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    Abused women migrants turn self-reliant

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:09am on February 23, 2020

    Seven women migrants, who were sexually abused by their employers in Saudi Arabia and later abandoned by families after returning home, have finally turned their...

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    Labour diplomacy needed for Bangladeshi migrant workers in Saudi Arabia

    | Updated at 12:00am on February 18, 2020

    A PROMPT action on part of the government is still absent to end the plight of Bangladeshi migrant workers in Saudi Arabia. After public protests...

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    7.5 lakh Bangladeshi workers in KSA fear deportation 

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:32am on February 17, 2020

    Over 7.5 lakh Bangladeshi workers in Saudi Arabia are now in fear of getting deported from the country as their Iqamas—resident cards and work permits—have...

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    East Europe identified as potential destinations for Bangladeshi workers

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 11:40pm on February 15, 2020

    The government has identified Poland, Romania, Croatia, Hungary, Bosnia Herzegovina and other East European countries as the potential destinations for Bangladeshi workers, said officials. Expatriates...

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    KSA sends back 183 more Bangladeshi workers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:21am on February 14, 2020

    Hundred and eighty three Bangladeshi migrant workers, including 20 women, were deported from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in last two days. A Saudi flight...

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    WRP Asia admits hiring 1,178 irregular migrant workers

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:35am on January 13, 2020

    The management of glove maker WRP Asia Pacific through its lawyers on Sunday revealed that among its staff included 1,178 migrant workers whose permits were...

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    Over one lakh migrant workers back home in 2019

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:27am on January 12, 2020

    Over one lakh migrant workers of Bangladesh came back home in 2019 either by getting undocumented or facing other problems and amid growing uncertainties for...

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    Saudi Arabia deports more 132 Bangladeshis

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 03:54pm on January 08, 2020

    Saudi Arabia has deported another 132 Bangladeshi workers, including five women, on Tuesday night. Two flights of Saudi Airlines — SV 804 and SV 802...

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    1,300 workers from Bangladesh become jobless in Malaysia

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:31am on January 07, 2020

    Nearly 1,300 Bangladeshi workers of  glove manufacturer WRP Asia became jobless as bankruptcy force it to stop its operations in Malaysia. The affected Bangladeshi workers...

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    4,000 migrants brought home dead in 2019

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan | Updated at 12:13am on January 05, 2020

    In 2019, Bangladesh brought back 4,013 migrant workers dead, the highest ever for a single year, according to official records. Most of the migrants died...

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