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News Digest on Migration in Central Asia No 110

Date: December 14 - 27, 2015  

Kazakhstan

 

Crisis will trigger labor migration

In Russian: http://atameken.info/articles/Krizis-podstegnet-trudovuyu-migraciyu#comments#top.

 

Kyrgyzstan

 

 

National Bank predicts a further reduction in remittances

In Russian: here.

 

Migration in Kyrgyzstan continues to grow

In Russian: here.

 

NISS presented results of Extended Migration Profile of the Kyrgyz Republic

In Russian: http://www.nisi.kg/ru-news-1653.

 

Migration balance in Kyrgyzstan decreased – Migration Centre of the Kyrgyz Republic

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/society/full/100214.

 

Counselor of the Russian Embassy in KR: "Black List" of Russia to be gradually liquidated

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/society/full/100207.

 

Migrant workers from Kyrgyzstan get new passports only at home

In Russian: http://tass.ru/obschestvo/2531392.

 

Volume of remittances declined by 22.1%

In Russian: here

 

Chinese migrants in Kyrgyzstan in 4 times more than other foreigners

In Russian: http://www.for.kg/news-349525-ru.html.

 

Saltanat Amanova: Migrants will not solve problems alone

In Russian: here.

 

Nargiza Eshtaeva: We are engaged in the subject of migration for many years

In Russian: http://advocacy.kg/index.php/3275-18-dekabrya-2015-nargiza-eshtaeva-zanimaemsya-temoj-migratsii-mnogo-let.

 

Migrants from Kyrgyzstan are dissatisfied with the work of the General Consulate of Kyrgyzstan in Kazakhstan

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/society/full/100357.

 

International Migrants Day: Meeting of Big Public Council and Tele Conference, with the participation of Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan and Russia

In Russian: here.

 

Kyrgyz migrants in Russia in the top three remittances

In Russian: here.

 

40% of migration flow from Kyrgyzstan - women - study

In Russian: https://kabarlar.org/lang-ru/news/72205-40-migracionnogo-potoka-iz-kyrgyzstana-zhenschiny-issledovanie.html.

 

Number of officially registered Kyrgyz citizens in Russia is 43 thousand

In Russian: here.

 

10 thousand jobs created in Kyrgyzstan in 2015

In Russian: here.

 

Kyrgyzstan proposed to establish a quota for 14.4 thousand foreign specialists for 2016

In Russian: here.

 

Free medical check-up provided for workers from Kyrgyzstan in the market "Kazyna" in Almaty 

In Russian: http://www.for.kg/news-349747-ru.html.

 

 

Tajikistan

 

 

EU in Tajikistan funded project on migrant workers' rights

In Russian: http://www.toptj.com/News/2015/12/17/es-v-tadzhikistane-profinansiroval-realizaciyu-proekta-po-pravam-trudyashikhsya-migrantov.

 

Participation in the Inter-Regional Conference on "Innovative attitude in the service of employment" in St. Petersburg

In Russian: http://tajmigration.ru/news/441-uchastie-v-mezhregionalnoy-konferencii-na-temu-innovacionnye-otnosheniya-v-rabote-sluzhb-po-zanyatosti-naseleniya-v-sankt-peterburge.html.

 

Economist: situation with remittances in 2016 will not change much

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/ekonomist-situatsiya-s-denezhnymi-perevodami-v-2016-godu-osobo-ne-izmenitsya.

 

EDB report: Migration for Tajiks in Russia today became a prestigious

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/doklad-eabr-migratsiya-dlya-tadzhikov-v-rossiyu-segodnya-stala-prestizhnoi.

 

How migrants can get temporary residence permits in Russia in 2016?

In Russian: http://www.toptj.com/News/2015/12/17/kak-migrantu-poluchit-rvp-na-territorii-rossii-v-2016-godu.

 

Russia defends the rights of its citizens in Tajikistan

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/rossiya-zashchishchaet-prava-svoikh-grazhdan-v-tadzhikistane.

 

Remittances from Russia to Tajikistan for 9 months decreased by 65.1%

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/denezhnye-perevody-iz-rf-v-tadzhikistan-za-9-mesyatsev-sokratilis-na-651.

 

"MegaFon" helps Tajik families to stay in touch with relatives working in Russia

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/megafon-pomogaet-tadzhikskim-semyam-byt-na-svyazi-s-blizkimi-rabotayushchimi-v-rossii.

 

Dushanbe and St. Petersburg signed an agreement on employment of citizens of RT in St. Petersburg enterprises

In Russian: http://www.avesta.tj/sociaty/37328-dushanbe-i-sankt-peterburg-podpisali-soglashenie-o-trudoustroystve-grazhdan-rt-na-peterburgskih-predpriyatiyah.html.

 

Meetings with labor migrants from Tajikistan holding in regions of Russia

In Russian: http://www.avesta.tj/sociaty/37359-v-regionah-rossii-prohodyat-vstrechi-s-trudovymi-migrantami-iz-tadzhikistana.html.

 

Dushanbe mayor orders to be prepared for massive return of labor migrants

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/mer-dushanbe-poruchil-gotovitsya-k-massovomu-vozvrashcheniyu-trudovykh-migrantov.

 

IOM held in Dushanbe a series of events dedicated to migrants

In Russian: http://www.avesta.tj/sociaty/37454-mom-provela-v-dushanbe-seriyu-meropriyatiy-posvyaschennyh-migrantam.html.

 

Tajik migrants become more in Kazakhstan and in Russia - less

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/tadzhikskikh-migrantov-v-kazakhstane-stanovitsya-bolshe-v-rossii-menshe.

 

Trend of reducing remittances to Tajikistan to continue next year - expert

In Russian: http://www.avesta.tj/business/37430-v-2016-godu-sohranitsya-tendenciya-sokrascheniya-denezhnyh-perevodov-v-tadzhikistan-ekspert.html.

 

 

Uzbekistan

 

 

Money transfers from Russia to Uzbekistan is rapidly decreasing

In Russian: http://easttime.ru/news/uzbekistan/denezhnye-perevody-iz-rossii-v-uzbekistan-stremitelno-umenshayutsya/10283.

 

Uzbek migrants instead of going to Russia choose South Korea and the UAE

In Russian: http://ru.sputniknews-uz.com/migration/20151216/1337071.html.

 

Tashkent and Moscow prepare agreement on migrant workers

In Russian: here.

 

Homeland Calling: migrants from Russia back to Samarkand

In Russian: http://ru.sputniknews-uz.com/migration/20151221/1378290.html.

 

 

Russia

 

 

Quota for foreign workers in Russia reduced by a quarter

In Russian: http://www.svoboda.org/content/article/27431080.html.

 

International Migrants Day

In Russian: http://ria.ru/spravka/20151218/1343001933.html.

 

Russia entered the top three in remittances

In Russian: http://www.interfax.ru/business/485994.

 

FMS made a gift for migrants working in Russia

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/fms-sdelala-podarok-migrantam-rabotayushchim-v-rossii.

 

Migrants to adapt to St. Petersburg

In Russian: http://radiovesti.ru/article/show/article_id/186019.

 

Microloan offered for migrant workers in Moscow  

In Russian: http://regnum.ru/news/society/2043288.html.

 

Next year rules for obtaining medical certificate for migrants to change in Moscow

In Russian: http://regnum.ru/news/society/2043254.html.

 

Number of migrants from Uzbekistan to Russia rose to 20 thousand people

In Russian: http://regnum.ru/news/society/2044476.html.

 

During 2015 flow of migrant workers in Moscow increased by 40%

In Russian: http://regnum.ru/news/economy/2043162.html.

 

 

International News

 

 

Experts say the number of migrants for the year exceeds 250 million

In Russian: http://www.bbc.com/russian/news/2015/12/151219_world_bank_migrants?ocid=socialflow_twitter.

 

International Migrants Day 2015: Worldwide #IamaMigrant Candlelight Vigil to Remember Lost Migrant Lives

In English: http://www.iom.int/news/international-migrants-day-2015-worldwide-iamamigrant-candlelight-vigil-remember-lost-migrant.

  

 

Analytics

 

 

Guarantee education for children of migrant workers

In Russian: http://www.ng.ru/politics/2015-12-17/3_gastarbaitery.html.

 

Migration laws of 2016. What's new in law of RF for foreigners?

In Russian: http://tjk.rus4all.ru/city_msk/20151218/726387764.html.

 

Fresh meat, emotional conversations and parties: the dream of migrants

In Russian: http://ru.sputnik.kg/migration/20151218/1020995672.html.

 

The voices of migrants: "We are not criminals"

In Russian: here.

 

Does the demand for construction workers from Uzbekistan

increase in Russia

 In Russian: http://anhor.uz/columnists/povisitsya-li-v-rossii-spros-na-stroiteley-iz-uzbekistana.

 

Expert: Russia can cope without migrants, but why?

In Russian: http://ru.sputniknews-uz.com/migration/20151218/1360224.html.

 

New ILO figures show 150 million migrants in the global workforce

In English: http://www.ilo.org/global/topics/labour-migration/news-statements/WCMS_436140/lang--en/index.htm.

 

Guest workers departed from Russia to the New Year's holiday

In Russian: http://www.centrasia.ru/news2.php?st=1450675200.

 

Modern immigration processes in Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: http://www.centrasia.ru/news2.php?st=1450965780.

 

Crisis of remittances reached Kyrgyz economy

In Russian: http://www.centrasia.ru/newsA.php?st=1450866000

 

Women give migrants housework

In Russian: http://opec.ru/1906207.html#.Vn0GRDVzzz4.facebook.

 

Migrants without employment contract equate to slaves

In Russian: here.

 

Migrant workers will not be able to receive pensions

In Russian: here.

 

Jamila Kaparova: Migration affects all spheres of life

In Russian: http://advocacy.kg/index.php/3278-21-dekabrya-2015-dzhamilya-kaparova-migratsiya-vliyaet-na-vse-sfery-zhizni.

 

Agreement on migrant workers - recognition of their values

In Russian: http://regnum.ru/news/polit/2043556.html.

 

Addressing labor migrants from Uzbekistan suggested itself for a long time

In Russian: http://regnum.ru/news/society/2042717.html.

 

Silence of migrant women

In Russian: http://www.cabar.asia/ru/28-ru-ru/radio/radio-kg-ru/599-iwpr-kyrgyzstan-molchanie-zhenshchin-migrantov.

 

 

Publications

 

 

Glossary on migrant. Film №1 "Migration"

In Russian: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PDSlgyVxI8s.

 

New anniversary issue of "Voice of Tajik", "Ovozi Tochikistoniho" №81

In Russian: http://tajmigrant.com/vyshel-v-svet-yubilenyj-nomer-gazety-golos-tadzhikistancev-%E2%80%9Dovozi-tochikistonixo%E2%80%9D-nam-ispolnilos-10-let.html.

 

Measuring impact and the most influential works in Migration Studies

In English: http://www.tplondon.com/journal/index.php/ml/article/viewFile/570/415.

 

 

Announcements

 

 

Migrant’s Week

In English: http://iom.kg/en/?p=918.

 

 


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