American University of Central Asia - AUCA - News Digest No 31

News Digest on Migration in Central Asia No 31

 

Date: November 1 - 30, 2012

Kazakhstan

  

Kazakhstan tightens rules for Kyrgyz migrants working in its markets

In Russian: http://for.kg/news-198120-ru.html.

 

Nazarbayev suggests creating a single web portal "Youth Labor Exchange"

In Russian: http://inform.kz/rus/article/2510780.

 

Former Kazakhs lure their compatriots into labor slavery in Russia – Kazakhstan’s MFA

In Russian: http://news.namba.kg/read.php?id=957041.

 

"Employment-2020"program in Shymkent overfulfilled

In Russian: http://www.inform.kz/rus/article/2507387.

 

Employment level in Almaty oblast reaches 78.6% under the "Employment-2020” Program in 2012

In Russian: http://kazinform.kz/rus/article/2506847.

 

"Inviting hardworking people" - job fair in Almaty city

In Russian: http://www.inform.kz/rus/article/2508624.

 

Migrant workers will have to pay USD 20 per month for work permit in Kazakhstan

In Russian: http://www.for.kg/news-198289-ru.html.

 

Migration Police of South Kazakhstan issues fake certificates for foreign nationals seeking asylum in Kazakhstan

In Russian: http://news.namba.kg/read.php?id=968071.

 

More than 156,000 people employed in Kazakhstan since the start of 2012

In Russian: http://inform.kz/rus/article/2509392.

 

189 thousand people participated in "Employment-2020" Program in 2011-2012, - Kazakh Labor Minister

In Russian: http://inform.kz/rus/article/2510395.

 

370,000 jobs for Kazakh youth to be created under the NPOIID - Head of the State

In Russian: http://www.inform.kz/rus/article/2510724.

 

Online Youth Labor Exchange to be created soon in EKO – meeting of Akim with delegates of “Jas Otan" II Congress

In Russian: http://www.inform.kz/rus/article/2511741.

 

Head of the state instructs the governors to support young people in employment

In Russian: http://www.inform.kz/rus/article/2514090.

 

Industrialization leads to the lowest unemployment rates in Almaty for the past 18 years

In Russian: http://www.inform.kz/rus/article/2512843.

 

Kazakhstan plans to create million jobs by 2020

In Russian: http://tengrinews.kz/kazakhstan_news/do-2020-goda-v-kazahstane-planiruyut-sozdat-million-rabochih-mest--224126/.

 

More than 23 thousand unemployed in Astana

In Russian: http://news.namba.kg/read.php?id=1009441.

 

Southern Kazakhstan to charge illegal migrants to work in community services

In Russian: http://news.namba.kg/read.php?id=1034661.

 

 

Kyrgyzstan

 

General Consul of Kyrgyzstan in Almaty invites representatives of DFID to consider opening counseling center for migrants

In Russian: http://news.namba.kg/read.php?id=945381.

 

Findings of labor market policy and employment study in Kyrgyzstan discussed in Bishkek

In Russian: http://for.kg/news-196162-ru.html.

 

Wolfgang Schwegler-Romays: Number of problems and risks in labor market and employment exist in Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: http://www.24.kg/community/140753-volfgang-shvegler-romajs-v-kyrgyzstane.html.

 

Representatives of Kyrgyz Diaspora in Moscow discuss the issues of pension provision to migrants from Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/society/full/43184.

 

Kyrgyz Ambassador to Russia meets with Diaspora representatives

In Russian:

http://www.kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6528&Itemid=75.

 

People entering Kyrgyzstan have to be tested for HIV

In Russian: http://www.kginform.com/ru/news/20121102/13987.html.

 

Two days of social mobilization for active internal migrants

In Russian: http://www.advocacy.kg/news/2012/5_11_12_2.htm.

 

Aleksei Vlasov on establishment of Kyrgyz Diaspora Congress

In Russian: http://www.kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6512&Itemid=74.

 

Inflow of remittances in Kyrgyzstan for the first 9 months of 2012 amounts to almost $ 1.5 billion

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/economics/full/43183.

 

MYLE: Since the start of the year 58,243 new jobs created  in Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: http://www.for.kg/news-196631-ru.html.

 

123 thousand people applied for employment to the MYLE in 2012

In Russian: http://www.for.kg/news-196627-ru.html.

 

Film show of Kyrgyz cinematographers organized for Kyrgyz labor migrants in Russia

In Russian: http://www.24.kg/cis/140707-v-rossii-dlya-trudovyx-migrantov-iz-kyrgyzstana.html.

 

Kyrgyz Embassy in Russia helps compatriots working in Russian Selakhard get paid

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/society/full/43152.

 

Slaves gastarbeiters get freed in Moscow

In Russian: http://rus.azattyk.org/media/video/24760265.html.

 

Social Fund of the KR and the First National Pension Fund of RF sign memorandum of cooperation

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/society/full/43955.

 

Government proposes to eliminate unemployment registration at the place of residence with employment services

In Russian: http://www.for.kg/news-198257-ru.html.

 

MPs discuss opening more general consulates and embassies abroad Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: http://for.kg/news-197845-ru.html.

 

China and Kyrgyzstan are in the process of concluding a bilateral agreement on migration, Deputy Foreign Minister of China

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/politics/full/43456.

 

A. Zhaparov: Many compatriots received Russian citizenship in last years and they obey Russian laws

In Russian: http://www.kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6577&Itemid=74.

 

Bahadir Suleymanov: Three members of Migration Department of Kyrgyz Foreign Ministry were appointed with violations

In Russian:http://www.kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6553&Itemid=75.

 

Kyrgyz businessmen have to obtain a residence permit to work in Kazakhstan

In Russian: http://www.for.kg/news-198211-ru.html.

 

One of members of the Advisory Council on National Affairs of Moscow region is representative from Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: http://kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6469&Itemid=75.

 

Kazakh director plans to make a film about the life of Kyrgyz labor migrants in Russia

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/society/full/43639.

 

NGOs ask candidates of Bishkek City Kenesh to include into their parties programs problems of migrants and infrastructure of new settlements

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/society/full/43924.

 

About 60 thousand citizens of Kyrgyzstan are in Kazakhstan, but only 5628 are in consular registration - MFA

In Russian: http://news.namba.kg/read.php?id=975721.

 

In 2013-2015 the growth of the employed population of Kyrgyzstan to be 1.7%

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/society/full/43698.

 

118,000 of unemployed people living in rural areas of   Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: http://www.kginform.com/ru/news/20121108/14061.html.

 

Help of Entrepreneurs from St. Petersburg passed to the victims- compatriots from floods in Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: http://www.kginform.com/ru/news/20121105/14003.html.

 

Documents for returning to home are given to two Kyrgyz women with children left without means

In Russian: http://www.24.kg/cis/141622-okazavshimsya-bez-sredstv-v-moskve-kyrgyzstankam.html.

 

Kyrgyzstan is one of the three leading countries in remittance inflows as a share of GDP

In Russian: http://24kg.org/economics/142110-kyrgyzstan-vxodit-v-trojku-stran-liderov.html.

 

Kyrgyz and Tajik diplomats discuss issues of cancelling migration cards

In Russian: http://news.namba.kg/read.php?id=1001581.

 

Kyrgyz government plans to set a limit for foreign businesses operating in the country from 2013

In Russian: http://for.kg/news-199801-ru.html.

 

Kyrgyz people can still get Russian citizenship in a simplified manner

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/society/full/44288.

 

Prime-Minister Zh. Satybaldiev: Kyrgyzstan is waiting for return of large flow of migrants back from the new year

In Russian: http://for.kg/news-200226-ru.html.

 

Two Kyrgyz judges to participate a seminar on human trafficking and migrant smuggling in Ashgabat

In Russian: http://www.job.kg/news.php?sel=read&news_id=2328.

 

Kyrgyzstan needs to open more representative offices in Russia

In Russian: http://www.kginform.com/ru/news/20121119/14246.html.

 

Kyrgyzstan is considering opening a consulate in St. Petersburg

In Russian: http://www.kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6641&Itemid=75.

 

Chinese citizens make up the majority of foreign workers in Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: http://for.kg/news-199798-ru.html.

 

More than 300 thousand Kyrgyz nationals get Russian citizenship since 1997

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/society/full/44291.

 

Citizens from 54 countries work in Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/society/full/44257.

 

The average salary of Kyrgyz migrants in construction sites in Russia is almost 13 thousand rubles

In Russian: http://www.kginform.com/ru/news/20121118/14228.html.

 

Kyrgyz cinema week in Kiev

In Russian: http://for.kg/news-199879-ru.html.

 

Kyrgyz MFA: Citizenship of the Russian Federation under the simplified procedure to be able to Kyrgyz citizens, born in the Soviet Union

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/society/full/44823.

 

IOM to teach vocational schools introduction of new specialties

In Russian: here.

 

Unresolved problems with the loans contribute to migration increase, according to the entrepreneurs affected by June events

In Russian: http://for.kg/news-199866-ru.html.

 

"Advocacy Centre of Human Rights," plans to release a documentary on internal migrants

In Russian: http://www.advocacy.kg/news/28_11_12_2.htm.

 

Kanat Sadykov: Russian language can serve as a permit to global labor markets for Kyrgyz people

In Russian: http://www.24.kg/community/142615-kanat-sadykov-russkij-yazyk-mozhet-sluzhit.html.

 

Mikhail Filimonov: Tambov region of Russia needs labor, which may be compatriots from Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: http://www.24.kg/community/142286-mixail-filimonov-tambovskaya-oblast-rossii.html.

 

Representatives of the Federal Migration Service of Russia in Kyrgyzstan invites compatriots to move back home

In Russian: http://www.24.kg/cis/142282-v-kyrgyzstane-predstaviteli-federalnoj.html.

 

Wang Kaiwen: There is no precise statistics on the number of Chinese citizens in the Kyrgyz Republic

In Russian: here.

 

Each year, the Embassy of China issues about 30 thousand visas for Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: http://news.namba.kg/read.php?id=1037811.

 

The volume of remittances to Kyrgyzstan by individuals increases by 19.7%

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/economics/full/44989.

 

50,000 people get job through a youth labor exchange in Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: http://for.kg/news-200402-ru.html.

 

3.3% of children do not have birth certificates, 2.2% - children of migrant workers in 86 children's orphanages of Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: http://news.namba.kg/read.php?id=1011011.

 

Representatives of the Kyrgyz Diaspora in St. Petersburg  were awarded with diplomas of Kyrgyz Parliament

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/society/full/44514.

 

Kyrgyz Embassy in Russia helps to 43 Kyrgyz citizens to leave the island Shikotan

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/society/full/44832.

 

Osh and Jalal-Abad regions - leaders in the number of unemployed

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/economics/full/45005.

 

Doctors in southern Kyrgyzstan are concerned about the health of migrant workers

In Russian: http://www.kginform.com/ru/news/20121126/14384.html.

 

"Urban public council for migrants 'families' in  Balykchy

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/society/full/44495.

 

Moscow to host Russian Kyrgyz kurultai

In Russian: http://news.namba.kg/read.php?id=1036151.

 

Kyrgyz diaspora in Krasnoyarsk compose a hymn - "Kyzyl-Zhardyk Kyrgyz"

In Russian: http://www.centrasia.ru/news2.php?st=1353827400. 

 

 

Tajikistan

 

 Permanent Representative of UN in Tajikistan: The country should  work оn training of migrant workers

In Russian: http://www.kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6448&Itemid=75.

 

Dushanbe to discuss methods of training following current requirements of the labor market

In Russian: http://news.rambler.ru/16200237/.

 

Dushanbe, Seoul intend to sign labor migration agreement

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/dushanbe-i-seul-namereny-podpisat-soglashenie-o-trudovoi-migratsii

 

M. Zaripov: Tajikistan should start regulating labor migration

In Russian: here.

 

600 million jobs to be created in the next decade

In Russian: here.

 

50,000 Tajik teenagers are migrants in Russia

In Russian: here

 

Migration Service of Tajikistan is concerned about non-payment of wages for migrant workers in Russia

In Russian: here.

 

Office of Migration Service of RT in RF denies Tajiks' participation in the conflict of constructors in Sochi

In Russian: here.

 

IOM Moscow gives presentation of Tajik-Russian pocket phrasebook for labor migrants

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/mom-prezentuet-v-moskve-tadzhiksko-russkii-razgovornik.

 

Newspaper "Voice of Tajiks" - your sword and your shield!

In Russian: here.

 

Constructive meeting

In Russian: http://www.tajmigration.ru/news/konstruktivnaya-vstrecha.

 

Conclude an employment contract

In Russian: http://www.tajmigra tion.ru/news/zaklyuchite-trudovoi-dogovor.

 

Promotion of socio-cultural adaptation of migrants in the Russian society

In Russian: here.

 

Illegal migrants are going to be paid by the regional budget

На русском: here.

 

Representation of Migration Service in Russia: Do not buy tickets from people

In Russian: here.

 

Karomat Sharipov criticizes Migration Service of Tajikistan Republic

In Russian: http://www.toptj.com/News/2012/11/16/karomat.

 

S. Devonaev proposes to conduct a study on the health of migrants

In Russian: here.

 

IMF considers remittances as the risk to the economy of Tajikistan, which is equal to almost 40% of GDP

In Russian: http://www.for.kg/news-198637-ru.html.

 

More than 11 thousand unemployed in Sughd

In Russian: here.

 

Tajik migrants leading in money transfers

In Russian: here.

 

Tajik-Russian WG for Migration meets in Dushanbe

In Russian: here.

 

Tajik rights activists condemn Russian labor migrant handbook

In English: http://www.universalnewswires.com/centralasia/viewstory.aspx?id=13194.

 

Employers in Novosibirsk to determine necessary number of Tajik labor migrants in February

In Russian: here.

 

Cooperation on employment

In Russian:

http://www.tajmigration.ru/news/sotrudnichestva-po-trudoustroistvu.

 

Meeting with migrant workers

In Russian: http://www.tajmigration.ru/news/vstrecha-s-trudovymi-migrantami.

 

Forum of Women compatriots of RT

In Russian: http://www.toptj.com/News/2012/11/20/forum_zhenshin_sootechestvennic_rt.

 

Migrant workers must know the Russian language, at least base level - experts

In Russian: here.

 

Karomat Sharipov: Operation of Migration Service is purely formal

In Russian: here.

 

Russian is a vital necessity for Tajik migrants?

In Russian: http://news.tj/ru/news/russkii-yazyk-zhiznennaya-neobkhodimost-dlya-tadzhikskikh-migrantov.

 

55,000 people officially registered as unemployed in Tajikistan

In Russian: http://news.tj/ru/news/v-tadzhikistane-zaregistrirovano-55-tys-bezrabotnykh.

 

Over 765 thousand people left Tajikistan in January-October (Table)

In Russian: http://ca-news.org/news:1049097/  or in attached file: 01.

 

Preparation of new Tajik-Russian migration cooperation agreement discussed in Dushanbe

In Russian: here.

 

Available job places and vacancies fair

In Russian: http://www.toptj.com/News/2012/11/23/yarmarka_svobodnykh_mest_i_vakansii.

 

Tajik-Russian labor migration agreement expected to be signed this year

In Russian: here.

 

Tajikistan extends the stay of Kyrgyz citizens without registration from 3 to 60 days

In Russian: here.

 

Winter - a period of cold weather and declining remittances

In Russian: http://www.toptj.com/News/2012/11/23/zima_%E2%80%93_period_kholodov_i_sokrasheniya_ob_emov_denezhnykh_perevodov.

 

S.Bahor: Tajikistan. The reverse side of labor migration

In Russian: http://www.centrasia.ru/news2.php?st=1353901320.

 

1780 job offers for unemployed in Dushanbe

In Russian: here.

 

Discussion on the issues of access for migrant workers to health services

In Russian: here.

 

Regional meeting on "Using the potential of civil society organizations in the implementation of State Migration Policy Concept of the Russian Federation for the period up to 2025" in Voronezh

In Russian: here.

 

Novosibirsk: Migrant workers not only work, but also to get a degree

In Russian: here.

 

Seminar-training on migration in Krasnodar

In Russian: http://www.tajmigration.ru/news/v-krasnodare-proshel-seminar-trening-po-migratsii.

 

Specialists of Russia's Federal Migration Service of the Amur region holds a seminar to discuss the Concept of Migration Policy of the Russian Federation for the period up to 2025

In Russian: here.

 

Yekaterinburg: Working Meeting on "The Russian language courses and testing organization for foreigners"

In Russian: here.

 

Tajikistan: Mass Migration Good for Regime, Argues Political Scientist

In English: http://www.eurasianet.org/node/66225

 

 

 Uzbekistan

  

Convenient and effective form of labor

In Russian: http://uza.uz/ru/business/21234/.

 

Job fair

In Russian: http://uza.uz/ru/society/21198/.

 

New jobs for the population

In Russian: http://uza.uz/ru/society/21182/.

 

Over 100 firms agree to boycott Uzbek cotton

In English: http://www.universalnewswires.com/centralasia/viewstory.aspx?id=13098.

 

Employment increases

In Russian: here

 

New jobs for the population

In Russian: http://uza.uz/ru/business/21357/.

 

Wages rise by 10% from December in Uzbekistan

In Russian: here.

 

32 illegal migrants from Uzbekistan detained in St. Petersburg

In Russian: http://www.newspb.ru/allnews/1593384/.

 

More Jobs

In Russian: http://uza.uz/ru/society/21396/.

 

Uzbekistan plans to set up 972.7 thousand new jobs in 2013

In Russian: http://www.centrasia.ru/news2.php?st=1353911160.

 

Youth employment - an important task

In Russian: http://uza.uz/ru/society/21452/.

 

Migrants from Uzbekistan asked to be patient

In Russian: http://www.vesti.uz/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=33848.

 

Uzbek migrants are increasingly defining themselves Muscovites and Siberians

In Russian: http://www.centrasia.ru/news2.php?st=1354221840.

 

Interior Ministry employees extort money and gifts from Uzbek immigrants by threatening violence

In Russian: http://www.for.kg/news-201702-ru.html.

  

 

Russia

 

New laws for migrants

In Russian: http://www.kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6716&Itemid=35.

 

The RF Cabinet of Ministers approves 1,745,000 work permits for migrants

In Russian: http://www.kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6520&Itemid=75.

 

Civil Constitutional Rights Council discusses migration issues

In Russian: http://demoscope.ru/weekly/2012/0529/rossia01.php#18.

 

FMS to make a list of migrants who know Russian

In Russian: http://www.avesta.tj/sociaty/14949-fms-sostavit-spisok-migrantov-znayuschih-russkiy-yazyk.html.

 

Moscow City Hall refuses migrants’ request to cancel "Russian March"

In Russian: http://www.baltinfo.ru/2012/11/02/Meriya-otkazala-migrantam-v-prosbe-otmenit-Russkii-marsh-314713.

 

Work licenses for migrant workers: benefits and challenges

In Russian: http://www.migrocenter.org/news/1351715618/.

 

Head of the FMS: "Amnesty on citizenship" to be introduced in Russia

In Russian: http://www.kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6452&Itemid=35.

 

FMS: The inflow of migrants in Russia is inevitable

In Russian: http://www.migrant.ru/news.php?id=1602.

 

Migrants called salvation of Russia

In Russian: http://www.migrant.ru/news.php?id=1606.

 

Is cancelling zero quotas for migrants in retail a legalization of the current situation?

In Russian: http://demoscope.ru/weekly/2012/0529/rossia01.php#20.

 

FMS: 14 million migrant workers come to Russia every year

In Russian: http://asninfo.ru/asn/57/55177.

 

St. Petersburg Prosecutor's Office opens a reception for legal and illegal migrants

In Russian: http://www.avesta.tj/sociaty/14931-v-sankt-peterburge-prokuratura-otkryla-priemnuyu-dlya-legalnyh-i-nelegalnyh-migrantov.html.

 

Kaliningrad wants to pass a law on the regulation of labor migration

In Russian: http://www.migrant.ru/news.php?id=1610.

 

Public reception on the issues of Migration opens in Primorsky region

In Russian: http://www.baltinfo.ru/2012/11/08/Obschestvennaya-priemnaya-po-voprosam-migratcii-otkryta-segodnya-v-Primorskom-raione-315772.

 

Law on testing knowledge of the Russian language enters into force for labor migrants from December 1 in Russia

In Russian: here.

 

FMS of Russia proposes to introduce another "ban" for foreign nationals

In Russian: http://www.avesta.tj/sociaty/15117-fms-rossii-predlagaet-vvesti-ocherednoy-zapret-dlya-inostrannyh-grazhdan.html.

 

Adaptation  center for migrants in Moscow

In Russian: http://www.kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6571&Itemid=35.

 

Migration process to be managed online

In Russian: http://sejchas.tk/finance/69590.

 

HIV-infected migrants blocked the way to Russia

На русском: http://www.rosbalt.ru/moscow/2012/11/14/1058433.html.

 

Liberal Democratic Party proposes to limit the rights of migrants on driving license

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/ldpr-predlozhila-ogranichit-migrantov-v-voditelskikh-pravakh.

 

Fingerprinting to all coming foreign citizens to Russia (from worker to professor)

In Russian: here.

 

According to participants of the "round table" Russia needs labor migration for economic development

In Russian: here.

 

Financing of migrants adaptation programs is quite possible to rely on the resources of the Russian budget

In Russian: http://www.migrant.ru/news.php?id=1616.

 

Cabinet of Ministers of the Russian Federation approves 1,745,000 work permits for migrants

In Russian: http://kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6520&Itemid=75.

 

Duma deputy: Russia needs 50-70 million guest workers

In Russian: here

 

We need 15 million migrants up to 2025

На русском: http://www.rg.ru/2012/11/13/migranti.html.

 

St. Petersburg discusses the Russian language skills among migrant’s children

In Russian: here.

 

Unscrupulous residents of St. Petersburg promote mass illegal migration - prosecutors

In Russian: http://for.kg/news-197364-ru.html.

 

Movie show of Sergei Dvortsevoy "Tulip" held in the pavilion "Kyrgyzstan" in Moscow

In Russian: http://www.kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6552&Itemid=75.

 

State Duma accepts a draft law on punishment for renting houses and apartments to illegal migrants

In Russian: http://www.rosbalt.ru/main/2012/11/19/1060482.html.

 

Residence permits in Russia for more than 100,000 foreigners in 2013

In Russian: http://news.namba.kg/read.php?id=1002731.

 

Loans for migrant workers

In Russian: http://cityreporter.ru/content/gastarbaitery-smogut-brat-kredity.

 

No works for migrants without medical policies

In Russian: http://www.migrant.ru/news.php?id=1642.

 

More….

In Russian: here.

 

Certificates to the first group of students on the passage of “Adaptation courses for migrants" in legal aid and social adaptation center for migrants in the Ulyanovsk region

In Russian: http://www.tajmigration.ru/news/v-tsentre-pravovoi-podderzhki-i-sotsialnoi-adaptatsii-migrantov-v-ulyanovskoi-oblasti-sostoyalo.

 

Migration center in Kemerovo

In Russian: http://kuzbassnews.ru/2012/11/16/v-kemerove-poyavilsya-migracionnyy-centr.html.

 

Fingerprinting begin in St. Petersburg for migrants

In Russian: http://www.baltinfo.ru/2012/11/16/V-Peterburge-s-migrantov-nachnut-snimat-otpechatki-paltcev-317601.

 

Does Russia need adaptive-filtration camps for migrants?

In Russian: http://demoscope.ru/weekly/2012/0531/vote052.php.

 

Poll: 70% of Internet users believe that Russia needs migrant workers

In Russian: http://for.kg/news-199571-ru.html.

 

28,000 unemployed  registered officially in Moscow

In Russian: http://demoscope.ru/weekly/2012/0531/rossia01.php#12.

 

Russia cancels the agreement with Kyrgyzstan on a simplified procedure for obtaining citizenship

In Russian: http://news.mail.ru/inworld/kyrgyzstan/politics/11074453/?frommail=1.

 

Hotel for migrant workers in Moscow

In Russian: http://izvestia.ru/news/540286.

 

Illegal migrants - "repeat offenders" to be planted at 4 years

In Russian: here.

 

LDPR proposes to oblige workers to get a driving license in Russia

In Russian:  http://demoscope.ru/weekly/2012/0531/rossia01.php#17.

 

"Mail of Russia" wants to hire guest workers

In Russian: http://www.centrasia.ru/news2.php?st=1354157460.

 

Counseling center for migrants opens in the Frunze district

In Russian: http://www.baltinfo.ru/2012/11/27/Konsultatcionnyi-punkt-dlya-migrantov-otkroetsya-vo-Frunzenskom-raione-320039.

 

500 thousand migrants live in St. Petersburg , half of them legally

In Russian: http://www.baltinfo.ru/2012/11/27/V-Peterburge-500-tys-migrantov-polovina---legalnykh-319900.

 

Federal Migration Service: 100,000 citizens from CIS move to Russia for 6 years by the program of compatriots resettlement

In Russian: http://for.kg/news-200401-ru.html.

 

More than 17,000 illegal migrants detained in Moscow for 10 months in 2012

In Russian: http://demoscope.ru/weekly/2012/0531/rossia01.php#15.

 

 

Multilateral

 

Ministry of Economy: Every year officially 4-5 thousand people from Central Asia arrive into the region

In Russian: http://kaliningrad.ru/news/society/item/23542-zamministra-jekonomiki-kazhdyj-god-v-region-oficialno-priezzhaet-4-5-tysyach-vyhodcev-so-srednej-azii.

 

A significant proportion of migrants from Central Asia work in Kazakhstan illegally: MIA

In Russian: http://www.for.kg/news-198502-ru.html.

 

Migrants to send home $ 406 billion in 2012

In Russian: here.

 

CIS countries to create unique registration system for foreigners

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/politics/full/44491.

 

Most of migrants came to Russia are kyrgyzs, uzbeks and tajiks - Institute of Demography

In Russian: http://vecher.asia/tajikistan/1465-bolshinstvo-migrantov-priehavshih-v-rossiyu-eto-kyrgyzy-uzbeki-i-tadzhiki-institut-demografii.html. 

 

 

International News

 

EU and partners focus on labor market information bottlenecks

In English: http://www.iom.int/cms/en/sites/iom/home/news-and-views/press-briefing-notes/pbn-2012/pbn-listing/eu-and-partners-focus-on-labour.html.

 

G. Mammedov: Turkmenistan – issues of migration

In Russian: http://www.centrasia.ru/news2.php?st=1352791140.

 

More than 70 per cent of workers lack unemployment protection

In English: http://www.ilo.org/global/about-the-ilo/newsroom/comment-analysis/WCMS_193133/lang--en/index.htm.

 

Border Agency may hand 'amnesty' to migrants, MPs warn

In English: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20252160.

 

UAE authorities announce a two-month amnesty for foreigners illegally staying in the country

In Russian: http://www.for.kg/news-199162-ru.html.

 

Guatemala asks U.S. to stop deportation of illegal migrants

In Russian: http://demoscope.ru/weekly/2012/0531/mir01.php#17.

 

Remittances as a source of economic growth

In Russian: http://www.golos-ameriki.ru/content/world-un-money-transfer/1553567.html.

 

World AIDS Day: Migrants Disproportionately Affected by HIV and AIDS in High-Income Countries, Says IOM

In English: http://www.iom.int/cms/en/sites/iom/home/news-and-views/press-briefing-notes/pbn-2012/pbn-listing/world-aids-day-migrants-dispropo.html.

 

 

Analytics

 

Patriotism blocks the migrants’ way

На русском: http://www.kommersant.ru/doc/2077542.

 

Yevgeni Pozhidaev: Russian labor market: "nationalization" against "the invasion of Asians"

In Russian: http://www.for.kg/news-196485-ru.html.

 

"MK": Russia to counter migrants, but only those who break residence rules

In Russian: http://www.centrasia.ru/news2.php?st=1352037420.

 

Migrant and police officer: how to communicate without conflict?

In Russian: http://www.tajmigration.ru/news/migrant-i-politseiskii-kak-obshchatsya-bez-konflikta.

 

"Slow legal assistance" to migrants or forgotten idea?

In Russian: here.

 

For each Kazakh – no more than five gastarbeiters (Weekly Central Asia)

In Russian: here.

 

Migrants: Certificate first before job

In Russian: http://www.baltinfo.ru/2012/11/07/Migranty-snachala-sertifikat---potom-rabota-315578.

 

Petersburg to be more cautious to migrants

In Russian: http://www.baltinfo.ru/2012/11/01/Peterburg-budet-strozhe-k-migrantam-314590.

 

Social activists and human rights activists argue how to tackle migration

In Russian: http://demoscope.ru/weekly/2012/0529/rossia01.php#19.

 

On migration and globalization…

In Russian: http://demoscope.ru/weekly/2012/0529/gazeta018.php.

 

Migrants in the view of Rogozin

In Russian: http://demoscope.ru/weekly/2012/0529/gazeta022.php.

 

Russian tests for migrants

In Russian: http://www.migrant.ru/news.php?id=1608.

 

Kyrgyz in Russia may unite and establish a Congress

In Russian: http://www.kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6497&Itemid=74.

 

Migrants arriving on unknown quotas are in the streets, criminality raises

In Russian: http://www.kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6501&Itemid=33.

 

Videoed assaults cause outrage in Kyrgyzstan

In English: http://iwpr.net/report-news/videoed-assaults-cause-outrage-kyrgyzstan.

 

Migration: from problem - to desired

In Russian:  http://www.toptj.com/News/2012/11/12/migraciya_iz_problemnoy_v_zhelannuyu.

 

Why migrants come to Russia? The tragedy of migrant workers. (VIDEO)

In Russian: http://tajmigrant.com/pochemu-migranty-edut-v-rossiyu-tragediya-trudovyx-migrantov-video.html.

 

Russia is interested in managed labor migration

In Russian: http://www.migrant.ru/news.php?id=1611.

 

Migration: to tighten or adapt?

In Russian: http://www.migrant.ru/news.php?id=1625.

 

Migrants by patent

In Russian:  http://www.kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6597&Itemid=35.

 

Barrier for migrants

In Russian:  http://kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6492&Itemid=35.

 

Migrants on "Vkontakte" looking for love and cheap tickets

In Russian: http://www.vesti.uz/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=33562.

 

Financial market introduces massive loan product designed for migrant workers in Russia

In Russian: http://www.centrasia.ru/news2.php?st=1352983440.

 

Russia to change the law for migrant workers

In Russian: http://www.kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6563&Itemid=33.

 

Coordinator of  "Zamandash" Association expresses his opinion about Congress Kyrgyz Diaspora

In Russian: http://www.kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6541&Itemid=74.

 

Test on Russian language for migrants to be easier

In Russian: http://www.kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6680&Itemid=35.

 

Income of migrants grow even in times of crisis

In Russian: http://www.kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6672&Itemid=35.

 

Economic effect from the influx of migrants is highly questionable

In Russian: http://www.kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6636&Itemid=35.

 

Russian banks to give loans to migrant workers

In Russian: http://www.kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6609&Itemid=35.

 

For sister’s visit to dentist

In Russian: http://rus.azattyk.org/content/children-labour-migrants-from-central-asia-in-kazakhstan/24772392.html.

 

Subsidies in a neighborly way

In Russian: http://www.vz.ru/economy/2012/11/21/608227.html.

 

"Russification" of guest workers is not solution to all problems

In Russian: http://www.riasv.ru/archive_entry/4703/.

 

Kenesh Kulmatov: " More than 350,000 of Kyrgyz citizens who have Russian citizenship live in Russia"

In Russian: http://www.kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6671&Itemid=74.

 

Salizhan Sharipov: "Many of the natives of other countries residing in Russia, long ago established organizations, uniting them"

In Russian: http://www.kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6654&Itemid=74.

 

More illegal when strict rules to legal

In Russian: http://www.baltinfo.ru/2012/11/22/Chem-strozhe-k-legalnym-tem-bolshe-nelegalnykh-318847.

 

... voices of migrant workers in the elections in Tajikistan

In Russian: http://demoscope.ru/weekly/2012/0531/gazeta03.php.

 

140,000,000th Russia want to dilute with 70 million migrants

In Russian: http://www.migrant.ru/news.php?id=1638.

 

"Ogonek": Show me your tongue. How immigrants adapt to life in Russia (St. Petersburg sketches)

In Russian: http://www.centrasia.ru/news2.php?st=1353348240.

 

Kazakhstan to toughen the fight against illegal migrants from the new year

In Russian: http://www.centrasia.ru/news2.php?st=1353269100.

 

Migrants are particularly resistant to the global crisis

In Russian: http://www.kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6685&Itemid=35.

 

State Duma to oblige workers to buy medical policies

In Russian: http://www.kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6691&Itemid=35.

 

The greatest number of migrants in Russia - from Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: http://www.pr.kg/news/kg/2012/11/27/22795/.

 

Demand for migrants

In Russian: http://www.kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6743&Itemid=35.

 

A.Shustov: Labour migration in the life of Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: http://www.centrasia.ru/news2.php?st=1354248840.

 

Mikhail Leontyev: Migration syndrome. Lobbyists of mass labor migration in Russia should be hitten by brazen slave face

In Russian: http://www.centrasia.ru/news2.php?st=1353901080.

 

M.Yurev: Does Russia need labor migration?

In Russian: http://www.centrasia.ru/news2.php?st=1353995820.

 

Arstanbek Nogoev: "The man, who had come from Kyrgyzstan, must know the laws and customs of Russia"

In Russian: http://www.kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6704&Itemid=74.

 

The idea of consolidating Kyrgyz in Russia: for and against

In Russian: http://www.kginfo.ru/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=6697&Itemid=74.

 

Expert: Centers of Russian language and culture to help migrants in Russia

In Russian: http://argumentiru.com/society/2012/11/216728?type=all#fulltext.

 

Russia in 2020 to lose 5.5 million labor

In Russian: here.

 

Future place of work - migration to the Russian Federation?

In Russian: http://www.toptj.com/News/2012/11/26/budushee_mesto_raboty_migraciya_v_rf.

 

Immigrants from Central Asia are sitting on suitcases

In Russian: http://www.vesti.uz/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=33755.

 

Concert for a migrant workers

In Russian: http://www.vesti.uz/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=33846.  

 

 

Publications

 

IOM Tajikistan, Newsletter - September 2012

In English: http://www.iom.tj/pubs/sept12.pdf.

 

New issue of “Your right. Migration”, № 21, November 2012

In Russian: here.

 

Migration Policy Practice (Volume II, Number 5, October-November 2012)

In English: http://publications.iom.int/bookstore/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=50&products_id=860.

 

AsiaPacific labor market update, October 2012

In English: http://www.ilo.org/asia/whatwedo/publications/WCMS_191735/lang--en/index.htm.

 

New Issue of “Your Right. Migration” № 22, November 2012

In Russian: here.

 

The IOM Handbook on Direct Assistance for Victims of Trafficking (Polish)

In English: http://publications.iom.int/bookstore/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=47&products_id=861.

 

News on labor migration, October 2012

In Russian: http://www.profmigr.com/vestnik/10_2012/.

 

"Migration XXI Century" Independent News and Analysis Journal, № 5 (14), September-October 2012

In Russian: http://mirpal.org/files/files/small_migraciaXXI-14-blok%20(2).pdf.

 

Moscow through tears

In Russian: http://rus.azattyk.org/media/video/24781583.html.

 

New Issue of “Compatriots” № 11, November 2012

In Russian: http://migratsia.ru/blog/vyshel_v_svet_zhurnal_zemljaki_11_nojabr_2012_goda/2012-11-26-121.

 

Migration Initiatives 2013 in Support of Development

In English: http://publications.iom.int/bookstore/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=34&products_id=865.

 

International Migration, Vol. 50(6) 2012

In English: http://publications.iom.int/bookstore/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=6&products_id=867.

 

IOM-MPI Issue in Brief No. 7 - Engaging the Asian Diaspora

In English: http://publications.iom.int/bookstore/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=49&products_id=866.

 

 

Announcements

 

Does Russia need adaptive-filtration camps for migrants?

In Russian: http://demoscope.ru/weekly/2012/0529/vote01.php.

 

International seminar on immigration management in China

In English: http://www.iom.int/cms/en/sites/iom/home/news-and-views/press-briefing-notes/pbn-2012/pbn-listing/international-seminar-on-immigra.html.

 

316th Session of the Governing Body, 1-16 November 2012

In English: http://www.ilo.org/gb/GBSessions/GB316/lang--en/index.htm.

 

“I Am a Migrant Too”– 2012 International Migrants Day Campaign Launched

In English: http://www.iom.int/cms/en/sites/iom/home/news-and-views/press-briefing-notes/pbn-2012/pbn-listing/i-am-a-migrant-too-2012-internat.html.

 

Facebook helps to find a job!

In Russian: http://www.work-global.ru/news/1628.

 

"Ayalzat" admits photos for the photo exhibition "Migration in the people" (the reception of works by 10 April)

In Russian: http://advocacy.kg/news/27_11_12_7.htm.

 

Doha Presents an Opportunity to Advance the Issue of Migration in Climate Change Talks

In English: http://www.iom.int/cms/en/sites/iom/home/news-and-views/press-briefing-notes/pbn-2012/pbn-listing/doha-presents-an-opportunity-to.html.

 

101st IOM Council Opens in Geneva

In English: http://www.iom.int/cms/en/sites/iom/home/news-and-views/press-briefing-notes/pbn-2012/pbn-listing/101st-iom-council-opens-in-genev.html 

 

 


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