Bangladesh migrant workers

August 25, 2022
August 25, 2022

Making migrant worker recruitment ethical

The 9th meeting of Thematic Area Working Group of the Colombo Process on ethical recruitment took place in Bangladesh from August 24 to 25, 2022.

April 27, 2022
April 27, 2022

‘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 market to Bangladeshi workers.

May 31, 2020
May 31, 2020

1,000 Bangladeshis in prisons, detention camps of Middle East countries return

Nearly one thousand Bangladeshis who were either in prison or detention camps in Middle East countries returned to the country in the last 24hours.

April 23, 2020
April 23, 2020

Bangladesh to bring back migrant workers after multi and bilateral discussions

Following requests from various countries, Bangladesh has decided to bring back migrant workers but after holding a few multi and bilateral dialogues, Expatriate’s Welfare Minister Imran Ahmed says.

December 24, 2019
December 24, 2019

‘Nearly 5.5 lakh Bangladeshi migrants deported in 10yrs’

Nearly 5.5 lakh Bangladeshi migrant workers were deported by different countries in the last 10 years, Shariful Hasan, head of Brac Migration Programme, says at a workshop.

November 28, 2019
November 28, 2019

152 Bangladeshis return home from Libya

The government has brought back 152 Bangladeshis and the bodies of three workers from war-torn Libya.

October 10, 2019
October 10, 2019

93 more migrant workers return from Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabian authorities send back 93 more migrant workers to Bangladesh -- as part of a crackdown on undocumented workers in the kingdom.

October 9, 2019
October 9, 2019

Saudi Arabia sends back 105 Bangladeshis

Saudi Arabia has sent back another batch of Bangladeshis amid a crackdown on illegal workers although a number of the returnees say they have legal documents.

April 19, 2018
April 19, 2018

Bangladesh, UAE sign deal for hiring workers

The United Arab Emirates yesterday lifted a six-year ban on the recruitment of Bangladeshi workers.

March 11, 2018
March 11, 2018

28 Bangladeshis held in Malaysia

Malaysian immigration department arrested 28 Bangladeshi citizens on Thursday for allegedly operating an unauthorised homestay service in Kuala Lumpur.