A Burmese migrant worker has filed a police report against his Thai employer who he alleges attacked him with a chain, leaving him with lacerations all over his body.
Thailand’s employment department has recommended that the government extend its current ‘pink card’ migrant worker programme by a further two years.
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Garment factories threatening closure over proposed minimum wage adjustments could face legal action if they fail to obey official procedures.
MP Khin Maung Nyo has submitted an urgent proposal to parliament today, urging the government to keep the age of retirement at 60.
A three-month ban on offshore fishing has been ordered by Burma’s Department of Fisheries to allow marine fish stocks to replenish.