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1d ago| Undocumented

4 Bangladeshis arrested in India while trying to enter Nepal

Four illegal immigrants from Bangladesh were arrested while trying to cross over to Nepal from the border state of India’s Uttar Pradesh, police said today.

Recruit skilled male workers in RMG sector: Expatriates' minister urges Jordan

Expatriates Welfare Minister Imran Ahmad today (May 15, 2022) called upon the Jordan government to consider recruiting skilled male migrant workers alongside females from Bangladesh in the Middle...

3d ago| Undocumented

32 Bangladeshis among 81 migrants rescued off Tunisia coast

The Tunisian navy said on Saturday (May 14, 2022) it rescued 81 migrants, including 32 Bangladeshis, who had set out for Europe from Libya on a barely seaworthy vessel, Arab News reports.

3w ago| Migration

‘Consider past factors behind closure of Malaysian market to Bangladeshi workers’

Bangladesh Civil Society for Migrants (BCSM) today called upon both Bangladesh and Malaysia governments to avert repeat of past mistakes including “syndication” that led to closure of the Malaysian...

3w ago| Undocumented

Over 500 Bangladeshis detained in Libya

More than 500 Bangladeshis have been detained by Libyan police off the coast of the Mediterranean Sea.

3w ago| Migration

Ensuring safe female migration

To establish equal rights for female migrant workers, a national-level alliance of rights groups working on women empowerment was launched yesterday.

May 17, 2022
May 17, 2022

4 Bangladeshis arrested in India while trying to enter Nepal

Four illegal immigrants from Bangladesh were arrested while trying to cross over to Nepal from the border state of India’s Uttar Pradesh, police said today.

May 15, 2022
May 15, 2022

Recruit skilled male workers in RMG sector: Expatriates' minister urges Jordan

Expatriates Welfare Minister Imran Ahmad today (May 15, 2022) called upon the Jordan government to consider recruiting skilled male migrant workers alongside females from Bangladesh in the Middle...

May 15, 2022
May 15, 2022

32 Bangladeshis among 81 migrants rescued off Tunisia coast

The Tunisian navy said on Saturday (May 14, 2022) it rescued 81 migrants, including 32 Bangladeshis, who had set out for Europe from Libya on a barely seaworthy vessel, Arab News reports.

May 13, 2022
May 13, 2022

162 return home from strife-torn Libya

A group of 162 Bangladeshis returned home from war-torn Libya yesterday under a voluntary repatriation programme coordinated by the Bangladesh government and International Organisation for Migration.

May 13, 2022
May 13, 2022

Provide them with language skills training

Female migrant workers should be provided with sufficient skills training, including learning the host country’s language for their empowerment and safety in receiving countries, said speakers at a...

May 12, 2022
May 12, 2022

Use legal channel instead of hundi to send remittance: experts

The government high-ups and the top commercial bankers today urged expatriate Bangladeshis to send their money through the legal channel instead of using hundi – an illegal cross-border money...

May 12, 2022
May 12, 2022

162 Bangladeshi migrants return home from Libya

As many as 162 Bangladeshi migrants – who were in various detention centres in Libya -- have returned home this morning (May 12, 2022).

May 10, 2022
May 10, 2022

123 Bangladeshi workers leave for South Korea

A batch of 123 Bangladeshi expatriate workers left for South Korea today.

May 7, 2022
May 7, 2022

Illegal migration to europe: Desperate trips on deadly routes

Kabir Matubbar (not his real name) took an illegal route to Italy from Bangladesh in 2015. The trip included a daring boat journey in the Mediterranean Sea from Libya.

April 30, 2022
April 30, 2022

Migrants’ eid this year: Hope back after Covid horror

After a severe dip in his earnings in the last two years of the pandemic, Hajrat Ali, a migrant worker in Malaysia, is very happy this time as he sent home an additional amount for his family’s Eid...