Immigration

News

Remittances to Nepal Rise in FY 2017-18

Remittances to Nepal increased in the first eleven months of FY 2017-18, said Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) in its recently-released report. In its latest Macroeconomic Report, NRB said the country’s

Published: July 17, 2018
Immigration

News

Special Stories

Nepal Employment Status: 2.8 Lakh Jobs Per Year Need of the Hour, says World Bank

The World Bank (WB), in its recent report, came up with some alarming observations on the employment situation in Nepal. In its recent report titled ‘Jobless Growth?’, WB recommended a

Published: April 17, 2018
Immigration

Special Stories

Nepali Students Across Foreign Varsities on Rise

There has been a rising trend of increase in number of Nepali students opting for courses in foreign destinations. According to a recent update, the number of Nepali students pursuing

Published: March 3, 2018
Immigration

News

UN Makes Special Observations on Nepali Migrant Labor

A United Nations Special Rapporteur urged Nepal to take more initiatives towards protecting the rights of Nepali migrant workers across the globe.  Felipe González Morales, who was on an 8-day

Published: February 6, 2018
Business

Immigration

News

Nepal Tops 2016 Global Ranking For Remittances by GDP

Nepal is at the top of all nations in terms of foreign remittances as a percentage of GDP in 2016, said a recent report by a US-based think-tank. The US-based

Published: January 31, 2018
Immigration

Special Stories

Nepali Migrant Workers in Vicious Cycle of Debt and Exploitation

A new research report by the renowned human rights organization, Amnesty International (AI), raised deep concerns being faced by Nepali migrant workers. The survey carried out on Nepali migrant labor

Published: December 19, 2017
Immigration

Nepal, Bahrain Discuss Labor Cooperation

Nepal and Bahrain discussed labor cooperation at a bilateral meeting in Bahraini capital, Manama, on December 04, 2017. In a meeting with the Bahraini Minister for Labor and Social Development

Published: December 7, 2017
Immigration

Nepali Migrant Labor: Revised Wage Limit Worries Nepalis in Qatar

In a move concerning Nepali community in Qatar, the Government of Qatar has announced a new minimum wage limit for Nepali migrant labor in Qatar that is less than the

Published: December 1, 2017
Immigration

Nepalis For Foreign Employment: Labor Ministry Pitches for Skill Development and Safety

In a move helping Nepali local labor and migrants, Nepal has recently urged the International Labor Organization to initiate result-oriented projects in the country. Towards this end, Secretary at the Nepali

Published: November 17, 2017
Immigration

Bilateral Labor Agreement: New Committee to Support Nepali Migrants in Jordan

In a move supporting Nepali migrants in Jordan, the Governments of Nepal and Jordan have recently agreed to form a joint technical committee to implement the Bilateral Labor Agreement (BLA).

Published: October 31, 2017