Bangkok Post, Thailand, 18 March 2017 - The Labour Court has ordered Dhammakaset Co Ltd, which operates a poultry farm in Lop Buri, to pay 1.7 million baht in compensation to 14 Myanmar workers who were forced to work long hours and were underpaid.
Nepali Times, Nepal, 16 March 2017 - Two years later, a serious shortage of construction workers is hampering post-earthquake rebuilding
Asian correspondent, Malaysia, 16 March 2017 - SOK Nay still vividly remembers the two weeks she suffered with second-degree burns from kneeling on the hot asphalt outside her employer’s home. She was being punished for incorrectly cleaning a couch.
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Presentation: The 7th ADBI-ADB- OECD-ILO Roundtable on Labour Migration in Asia: Finance and Technology to Increase the Positive Impact of Migration on Home Countries, 18 - 19 January 2017, Manila, the Philippines By Nilim Baruah, Senior Migration Specialist, Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific
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