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21h ago| Migration

Migrants in Malaysia: Over 11,500 returned since Nov

At least 11,510 Bangladeshi migrant workers have been repatriated from Malaysia under a special repatriation programme that began in November last year, Malaysian media reported on Tuesday.

1d ago| Undocumented

2 Bangladeshis arrested in India's UP for illegal entry

Two Bangladeshis have been arrested by law enforcers in Uttar Pradesh for allegedly entering India illegally.

3d ago| Remittance

Remittance hits five-month low of $1.87 billion

Remittance hit the lowest in five months due to post Eid hangover and lesser working days in the banking sector than a usual month.

1w ago| Migration

Bid to Cross The Med: 17 Bangladeshi migrants drown off Tunisia

At least 17 Bangladeshi migrants drowned in a shipwreck off Tunisia as they tried to cross the Mediterranean to Italy from Libya, while more than 380 were rescued by the coastguard, the Tunisian...

2w ago| Migration

17 Bangladeshis drown off Tunisia in shipwreck: Red Crescent

At least 17 Bangladeshi migrants drowned in a shipwreck off Tunisia as they tried to cross the Mediterranean to Italy from Libya, while more than 380 were rescued by the coastguard, the Tunisian...

2w ago| Migration

1,160 Gulf Returnees: They lost Tk 1.8 lakh each in wage, perks amid Covid

At least 1,160 Bangladeshi returnee migrants each incurred an average loss of about $2,119, or Tk 1.8 lakh, in wages and other entitlements in six Gulf countries amid the pandemic, according to a...

August 5, 2021
August 5, 2021

Migrants in Malaysia: Over 11,500 returned since Nov

At least 11,510 Bangladeshi migrant workers have been repatriated from Malaysia under a special repatriation programme that began in November last year, Malaysian media reported on Tuesday.

August 4, 2021
August 4, 2021

2 Bangladeshis arrested in India's UP for illegal entry

Two Bangladeshis have been arrested by law enforcers in Uttar Pradesh for allegedly entering India illegally.

August 2, 2021
August 2, 2021

Remittance hits five-month low of $1.87 billion

Remittance hit the lowest in five months due to post Eid hangover and lesser working days in the banking sector than a usual month.

August 2, 2021
August 2, 2021

Bangladeshi Workers in Malaysia: Pandemic puts them in trouble

Abdul Kader Parash lost his income three months ago due to sheer lack of clients at the motor garage he worked for in Kuala Lumpur.

August 2, 2021
August 2, 2021

Bangladeshis in KSA: 3,437 died in two years

At least 3,437 Bangladeshis died in different parts of Saudi Arabia, where the Bangladesh consulate general in Jeddah has its jurisdictionbetween July 2019 and June 2021.

August 2, 2021
August 2, 2021

Overcrowded Boat in Mediterranean: Bangladeshis among 394 migrants rescued

Two humanitarian rescue ships pulled 394 migrants, including a number of Bangladeshis, from a dangerously overcrowded wooden boat in the Mediterranean yesterday in an operation lasting about six...

August 1, 2021
August 1, 2021

Bangladeshis among 394 migrants rescued from overcrowded boat in the Mediterranean

A total 394 migrants, including Bangladeshis, were rescued from a dangerously overcrowded wooden boat in the Mediterranean overnight on Sunday in an operation lasting about six hours, a Reuters...

August 1, 2021
August 1, 2021

Form platform to address wage theft

Speakers at an online dialogue yesterday said a separate platform should be established by the government so that migrant workers can complain about wage theft that they face in the host countries.

July 29, 2021
July 29, 2021

Safe migration an urgent need

The government and other stakeholders, including civil society groups, need to focus their efforts on advancing rights-based approaches to prevent exploitation of individuals by trafficking...

July 28, 2021
July 28, 2021

Tk 427cr rehabilitation project approved for 5 lakh returnee migrant workers

According to a government estimate, around five lakh migrant workers lost their jobs and returned to the country in more than a year due to the effects of Covid-19.