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Address: 7/6 Aaly Tokombaev Street, Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic 720060
Date: July 20 – 26, 2012
Kazakhstan approves quotas for foreign labor in priority projects
China asks Kazakhstan to streamline labor visas
Labor and Social Protection Ministry of the RK holds an extensive board meeting on social and labor issues
In Russian: http://www.enbek.gov.kz/node/258075.
Employment - 2020 Program employs 100 thousand Kazakhstanis - Minister of Labor
In Russian: http://www.inform.kz/rus/article/2481325.
Unemployment rate in Kazakhstan estimated at 5.2% in June 2012
Over 120 companies owe salaries to their workers in Kazakhstan - Minister of Labor
In Russian: http://www.inform.kz/rus/article/2481333.
Official opening of the Employment Centre under the Ministry of Youth, Labor and Employment
In English: http://iom.kg/en/?p=642.
"Central Asia on the Move" Program launched in Kyrgyzstan
In Russian: http://www.advocacy.kg/news/2012/19_7_12_2.htm.
Kyrgyz Prime Minister Omurbek Babanov meets with compatriots in Russian regions
World Congress of Kyrgyzstanis and Compatriots plans to establish an Investment Fund in Kyrgyzstan
Annually $1.6 billion sent to Kyrgyzstan by migrant workers
O. Babanov: By 2017 the average salary in Kyrgyzstan will be 30 thousand KGS and each family will have at least 3 children
The Head of the Youth Ministry A. Alymkulov: It is delightful to know that the majority of the participants of the "Mekendeshter" Forum are young Kyrgyzstanis
Ednan Karabaev: The World Congress will help us look at our problems from the outside
Tynchtybek Chorotegin: The World Congress of Kyrgyzstanis should become a permanent body
In Russian: http://kabar.kg/rus/society/full/37218.
Emilbek Omurakunov: The World Congress of Kyrgyzstanis will become a starting point for people’s unity
In Russian: http://kabar.kg/rus/society/full/37206.
Experts explain the growth of the volume of labor migrants’ remittances with the stability of the Russian economy
New routes for labor migration may be developed
Videoconference with representatives of the Russian Migration Service to be held in Bishkek
In Russian: http://www.knews.kg/ru/society/19451/.
SPBM to open a Representative Office in Yekaterinburg
Forum of young people and representatives of the Kyrgyz Diaspora hosted in Munich
Bicycle and sailing race to be held in Issyk-Kul in the framework of the "Mekendeshter" Forum
In Russian: http://www.knews.kg/ru/society/19523/.
New facts about the so-called “Patriot” Gang of Gastarbeiter from Kyrgyzstan
Tajikistan offers migrant workers to voluntarily contribute to social taxes
More than a thousand citizens of Tajikistan refused to fly to Russia
The representative of Tajikistan’s Migration Service holds a series of meetings in the Volgograd Region
137,000 migrants receive patents (work licenses)
Tajikistan witnesses growth of the volume of remittances
NDPT incites migrant workers to become members
Russia: Pamir natives in Moscow demonstrate to stop the military operation in Khorog
Tajikistanis in the USA protested against military operations in Khorog
Rubber flats, the history of Moscow and Chekhov. The second issue of migrants’ “Uzbegim” newspaper
In Russian: http://migrocenter.org/news/1343213082/.
Employers’ rights under law protection
In Russian: http://uza.uz/ru/business/20083/.
Competition among young entrepreneurs
In Russian: http://uza.uz/ru/business/20079/.
An effective system of personnel training
In Russian: http://www.gov.uz/ru/press/economics/15097.
Round table "Demography, population, international migration ..." held in Moscow
In Russian: http://baltija.eu/news/read/25659.
Migrants from Central Asia as serious competitors for Russians in the job market
Foreigners may be required to have a medical examination for employment
In Russian: http://sgpress.ru/Sluzhba_informatsii/art22260.html.
Shoigu: Kyrgyzstan is interested in training specialists in the Moscow region
Podmoskovye Department of the FMS recognizes inefficiency of migration quota
Edward Kumyshev: Adaptation of migrants is an important aspect of government policy
St. Petersburg to teach migrants how to live in a European city
In Russian: http://www.rosbalt.ru/piter/2012/07/20/1013173.html.
Inflow of migrant workers increases by 72% in Irkutsk oblast compared to 2011
In Russian: http://www.irk.ru/news/20120723/migrants/.
Tolyatti to open a hostel for migrant workers
Human rights reception office for migrant workers to open in Sochi
In Russian: http://www.civitas.ru/news.php?code=12618.
Number of illegal migration cases in Podmoskovye has declined 6 times
Detention center for illegal migrants to be opened in Kamchatka
Amurian businessman fined for illegal migrants
Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan launch regional program to promote migrants’ rights
In Russian: http://kabar.kg/rus/society/full/37210.
Not only Diaspora leaders to become members of the Council of Elders
In Russian: http://radiovesti.ru/articles/2012-07-19/fm/58089.
Latvia starts to actively use the services of migrant workers from CIS countries
IOM appeals for $177 million
UK Border Agency backlog worries MPs
In English: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-18945047.
Ukraine and the EU to simplify visa regime
In Russian: http://migrocenter.org/news/1343120944/.
Kyrgyzstan: Some students find loophole in US State Department program
In English: http://www.eurasianet.org/node/65692.
Remittances of migrant workers go to waste
Simple stories of complex migration
UNDP’s Office of the Senior Economist predicts a decline in remittances to Kyrgyzstan by labor migrants
In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/economics/full/37518.
Tajik unemployment fuels Islamic militancy (audio report)
Life in Tajikistan becomes more difficult
The end of the Gastarbeiter myth
Konstantin Romodanovsky: No reinforcement of migration policy. Higher charges against law violators (interview with "Rossiyskaya Gazeta")
In Russian: http://www.migrant.ru/news.php?id=1383.
Yurii Krupnov: "Migration Policy Concept is a monument to bureaucratic self-destructive policy on the elimination of national economy and population"
In Russian: http://www.politcom.ru/14239.html.
Rules of hospitality
In Russian: http://www.rg.ru/2012/07/20/migraciya.html.
Greetings from the very "heart of Russia"
"Mekendeshter" Forum: A look at Medicine from abroad
In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/health/full/37440.
Daniyar Derkembaev: "The World Congress should become a unifying body for hundreds of Diasporas around the world"
In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/society/full/37430.
Kyrgyzstan is in our heart, not a burden on our shoulders
In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/analytics/full/37525.
Employment - 2020 Program provides assistance to unemployed in organizing their workplace, business and life, - Ali Bektaev
In Russian: http://www.inform.kz/rus/article/2480992.
What can the Diaspora do?
Get a work license and work
New issue of “Your right. Migration”, № 15, August 2012
Developing a Road Map for Engaging Diasporas in Development: A Handbook for Policymakers and Practitioners in Home and Host Countries
Bishkek to host the First World Congress of Kyrgyzstanis and Compatriots