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Thailand, RoK seek long-term migrant labour solution

World

Thailand, RoK seek long-term migrant labour solution

Thai Labour Minister Pol. Gen. Adul Saengsingkaew said the much criticized negotiation to remove Thai nationals found working illegally in the Republic of Korea from the country's blacklist is just a small part of the deal, as both countries are still looking for a long-term solution to this issue.

Thailand postpones enforcing new labour law

ASEAN

Thailand postpones enforcing new labour law

Thailand's Government announced on July 1 that it will delay the enforcement of a new labour law after thousands of migrant workers fled to neighbouring countries, including Myanmar and Cambodia, this week.

Deputy PM meets Japanese leaders

Politics

Deputy PM meets Japanese leaders

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh met Japanese leaders during his ongoing visit to Japan from May 8-10 at the invitation of Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida.

Malaysia continues scan of illegal workers

World

Malaysia continues scan of illegal workers

As many as 62 foreign women and nine Malaysians were arrested on May 1 during an operation against illegal workers jointly held by the Immigration Department and relevant authorities in Johor state.