American University of Central Asia - AUCA - News Digest No 15 (2019)

News Digest on Migration in Central Asia No 15 (2019)

Date: July 22 - August 04 

 

Kyrgyzstan

 

 

First meeting of the Council on Relations with Compatriots Abroad under President of the Kyrgyz Republic

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/news/fotoreportazh-pervoe-zasedanie-soveta-po-sviaziam-s-sootechestvennikami-za-rubezhom-pri-prezidente-kr.

 

President heard out representatives of Kyrgyz diasporas abroad in Bishkek - what they talked about

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/news/v-bishkeke-prezident-vyslushal-predstavitelei-kyrgyzskikh-diaspor-za-rubezhom-o-chem-oni-govorili.

 

President: Our many compatriots achieve good success abroad and begin to implement significant projects in their homeland

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/news/prezident-nashi-mnogie-sootechestvenniki-dobivaiutsia-khoroshikh-uspekhov-za-rubezhom-i-nachinaiut-realizovyvat-vazhnye-proekty.

 

Jeenbekov acknowledged Putin for supporting Kyrgyz migrants

In Russian: here.

 

President spoke about measures taken by government to support compatriots abroad

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/news/prezident-rasskazal-o-merakh-predprinimaemykh-gosudarstvom-po-podderzhke-sootechestvennikov-za-rubezhom.

 

What can the money transfers of Kyrgyzstanis tell?

In Russian: here.

 

For the past 10 years, labor migrants remitted over $ 19 billion to the Kyrgyz Republic - President

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/news/za-poslednie-desiat-let-v-kyrgyzstan-ot-trudovykh-migrantov-postupilo-svyshe-19-mlrd-prezident.

 

In 2018, migrants and entrepreneurs invested more than 6.1 billion KGS in the development of regions - the President

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/news/v-2018-godu-migranty-i-predprinimateli-vlozhili-bolee-6-1-mlrd-somov-v-razvitie-regionov-prezident.

 

Issue of grant places at universities of Russian Federation for children of migrants discussed in Moscow

In Russian: here.

 

Suggested to prohibit going abroad to work for mothers of children under 3 years’ old

In Russian: here.

 

Public discussions on migration issues held in Osh

In Russian: http://advocacy.kg/index.php/7729-v-oshe-proshli-obshchestvennye-obsuzhdeniya-po-voprosam-migratsi.

 

 

Tajikistan

 

 

Tajik labor migrants do not want to change Russia to Qatar

In Russian: https://regnum.ru/news/economy/2672964.htm.

 

 

Uzbekistan

 

 

Draft Revised Labor Code Discussed in Uzbekistan

In English: https://www.ilo.org/moscow/news/WCMS_714609/lang--en/index.htm.

 

Sharp decrease in labor migration in Uzbekistan not expected, demand in the labor market exceeds supply - minister

In Russian: https://podrobno.uz/cat/obchestvo/rezkogo-snizheniya-urovnya-trudovoy-migratsii-v-uzbekistane-.

 

Uzbekistanis took first place in the number of labor migrants in Russia. Now in the Russian Federation over 2.1 million citizens of Uzbekistan

In Russian: https://podrobno.uz/cat/obchestvo/uzbekistantsy-zanyali-pervoe-mesto-po-chislu-trudovykh-

 

 

Russia

 

 

There is an abnormal influx of migrants in Russia

In Russian: https://www.vb.kg/doc/380173_v_rossii_nabludaetsia_anomalnyy_pritok_migrantov.htm.

 

Right for foreigners to settle in the country simplified in the Russian Federation

In Russian: here.

 

Russia reduces migration and relies on the resettlement of compatriots

In Russian: https://rg.ru/2019/07/25/rossiia-sokrashchaet-migraciiu-i-delaet-stavku-na-pereselenie-sootechestvennikov.htm.

 

Labor migration destroys labor market in the Russian Federation - Delyagin

In Russian: https://regnum.ru/news/economy/2671942.htm.

 

 

Multilateral 

   

 

Training for trade union lawyers and leaders on the use of international labour standards and the ILO supervisory machinery

In English: https://www.ilo.org/moscow/news/WCMS_714979/lang--en/index.htm.

 

 

Analytics 

   

 

Labor migration. What to do when work has become slavery?

In Russian: here.

 

EAEU countries begin paying pensions to migrants: how this will work

In Russian: https://www.ritmeurasia.org/news--2019-08-02--strany-eaes-nachnut-platit-migrantam-pensii-kak-eto-budet-proishodit-4413.

 

Migrants give Russia only a reprieve in a demographic catastrophe

In Russian: https://www.ritmeurasia.org/news--2019-08-01--stratfor-migranty-dadut-rossii-lish-otsrochku-v-demograficheskoj-katastrofe-4411.

 

A limit on money transfers introduced in Russia. How this affects Kyrgyz businessmen?

In Russian: https://cabar.asia/ru/v-rossii-vveli-limit-na-denezhnye-perevody-kak-eto-otrazitsya-na-kyrgyzstanskih-biznesmenah

 

 

Announcements

   

 

Migrants Directory mobile application

In Russian: http://advocacy.kg/index.php/7725-mobilnoe-prilozhenie-spravochnik-migranta-daet-neobkhodimuyu-informatsiyu-dlya-zhelayushchikh-trudoustroitsya-v-stranakh-eaes-i-blizhznego-z

 

 


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