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12 July 2019

Commentary: The labor movement can rise again in the USA

Author: Hector Figueroa, The New York Times

"Hector Figueroa: The Labor Movement Can Rise Again", 12 July 2019...

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11 July 2019

China: Free online platform to reduce illegal domestic worker recruitment fees extends to Macau

Author: Nelson Moura, Macau Independent

"Domestic workers free online recruitment agency HelperChoice to cover Macau in September", 10 July 2019...

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25 June 2019

FRA report calls for more action to protect migrant workers from labour exploitation in the EU

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25 June 2019

Jordan: Facebook provides platform for domestic workers recruitment agencies allegedly linked to modern slavery

Every week, ads aired on the radio in Jordan offer “one-month trial” periods and “cash on delivery” options for employers who want to hire migrant domestic workers. Online ads via social media such as Facebook also boast offers like "Delivery in 30...

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17 June 2019

Cambodia: The Ministry of Women’s Affairs acknowledges the vulnerability of domestic workers and the need of social protection services for them

Author: Kunthear Mom, Khmer Times

"Ministry supports domestic workers", 17 June 2019...

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12 June 2019

African trade unions urge government action on fair recruitment as cases of migrant labour exploitation in the Gulf increase

A study from the organisation of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC–Africa), the umbrella body of all Trade Unions in Africa, found workers had experienced a range of abuses including unscrupulous recruitment agencies and fees, a lack of...

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12 June 2019

Cambodia: Malaysia pledges to protect Cambodian migrant workers

Author: Vida Taing, Khmer Times

"Malaysia pledges to protect migrants", 12 June 2019...

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12 April 2019

India: Hyderabad reportedly an epicentre for unscrupulous recruitment agents targeting vulnerable women for overseas domestic work

Author: Dravika Trehan, The Citizen (India)

"The Kafala System of Slave Labour in Saudi Arabia is Costing Lives", 10 Apr 2019...

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7 April 2019

Philippines: Employer who does not give full rest day to foreign domestic worker faces $50,000 fine, legal expert says

Author: Philip Tubeza, Hong Kong News

"'Employers who don't give full day off to FDH face $50,000 fine'", 3 April 2019...

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3 April 2019

Cambodia: Phnom Penh Municipal Court hears a trial of four representatives of a recruitment agency accused of human trafficking over 100 Cambodians to work overseas

Author: Buth Reaksmey Kongkea, Khmer Times

"Four tried over human trafficking", 3 April 2019...

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