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Thailand's migrant worker plan: an unnecessary headache

27 February 2013 - Financial Times blog. Thailand’s attempt to register around 1.5m illegal migrant workers by the middle of next month is causing more problems than it might solve. The deadline for workers to apply for permits has been extended – but with employers reluctant to apply on behalf of workers, and workers forced to jump through several expensive bureaucratic hoops, there are still 1m yet to complete their registration. Hanging over the process is the threat of deportation – and worries for business.
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