Published on Feb 10 2015 // Featured, Opinion, Slideshow
Measures to ensuring women’s safe migration
By Manju Gurung Labour migration and women Foreign labour migration has been a catchphrase in the recent years in Nepal for its contribution to national economy albeit migration from Nepal for employment has been occurring for decades. Currently, this issue is in vogue mostly among the youths, irrespective...

Published on Jan 02 2015 // Business, Featured, Nepal News
Kathmandu: The International Relations and Labour Committee of the Legislature-Parliament has directed to scrap Nepal’s registration of Visa Luna Negaro (VLN), a Malaysian private company operating in Nepal with local partnership, for illegally charging high amount from the Nepalese aspirant migrants...

Published on Dec 02 2014 // Diaspora
Kathmandu: A Nepali migrant worker died in the Suwon based Ajou Hospital in South Korea due to kidney related problems on Monday. The 45-year-old Padam Gurung, a permanent resident of Keraun-1 in Morang district, was long suffering from high-blood pressure and other problems. Gurung had also visited...

Published on Nov 24 2014 // Opinion
Labor Migration and Remittance in SAARC
By Mahendra Subedi Labor migration in the South Asian countries, except Bhutan and the Maldives, has become a key source of foreign earning and the lifeline for South Asian economies. Poverty–South Asia’s worst malaise, lack of infrastructure development, sudden rise in young population,...

Published on Oct 15 2014 // Nepal News
Kathmandu: The result of EPS Korean Language Test has been published today. Of the 55,000 plus examinee, altogether 36,63 passed in the Korean language test. The examinations were held three weeks ago in Kathmandu. Those passed in the language test will be selected for employment in Korea. South Korea...

Published on Sep 02 2014 // Nepal News
Nepal’s labor migration: A tool to earn living for more than 50% people
Kathmandu, August. 25: Labor migration has become a tool to earn a living to more than half of Nepal’s total population. According to the official records, 56 percent plus population in the country receive remittances. And the contribution of women in remittance is also sizable. Analysts say that the...