American University of Central Asia - AUCA - News Digest No 65

News Digest on Migration in Central Asia No 65

Date: March 21 – April 3, 2014

Kazakhstan

 

North Kazakhstan police OPA "Migrant» identified about 100 violations of immigration law within two days

In Russian: http://www.zakon.kz/4547622-za-dva-dnja-opm-migrant.html.

 

MFA: migration regime of RF with Kazakhstan to become even more favorable

In Russian: http://ria.ru/world/20140403/1002337302.html.

 

UN expert: Kazakhstan should get rid of all forms of slavery

In Russian: http://www.rosbalt.ru/exussr/2014/03/28/1250038.html.

 

 

Kyrgyzstan

 

Embassy in Russia is offered more lawyers for migrants

In Russian: here.  

 

Business community proposes to simplify procedure for obtaining work permits for foreigners in Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/economics/full/73775.

 

Kyrgyz Parliament require the government hour devoted to labor migration issues

In Russian: http://www.24.kg/parlament/175259-v-parlamente-kyrgyzstana-trebuyut-provesti.html.

  

Third of the Kyrgyz people have relatives who have left the country to work or live abroad

In Russian: http://www.ca-news.org/news:1104291/ or here.

 

Kyrgyz migrants sent $ 129.7 million remittances in January

In Russian: http://www.zpress.kg/news/news_only/10/40379/784.py.

 

Simplified procedure for obtaining Russian citizenship is postponed or canceled?

In Russian: http://vesti.kg/index.php?option=com_k2&view=item&id=26697:uproschennyiy-poryadok-polucheniya-rossiyskogo-grazhdanstva-otkladyivaetsya-ili-otmenyaetsya?&Itemid=80.

 

Communities of internal migrants in Osh received 3 answers to their         10 queries

In Russian: http://advocacy.kg/index.php/1211-26-marta-2014-soobshchestva-vnutrennikh-migrantov-goroda-osha-poluchili-3-otveta-na-10-svoikh-zaprosov.

 

Migrant workers and their children in TV program "Pust Govoryat"

In Russian: http://advocacy.kg/index.php/1214-27-marta-2014-trudovye-migranty-i-ikh-deti-v-peredache-pust-govoryat-segodnya.

 

Kyrgyzstan activates part in shaping the overall CIS labor market

In Russian: here.

 

Kyrgyz people participated in the migration issues discussion

In Russian: here.  

 

Project to help "invisible citizens" launched in Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: here.  

 

Jogorku Kenesh offers to create a migration agency separate from the Department of Labor, migration and youth

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/politics/full/74085.

 

ADB: Devaluation of currencies of Russia and Kazakhstan can reduce the volume of remittances to Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: http://www.24.kg/economics/175913-news24.html.

 

Otorbaev called measures to stop internal migration

In Russian: here.

 

Public fund to address the problems of migrant families established in the south

In Russian: http://www.for.kg/news-255278-ru.html.

 

1 million people live without registration in Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: http://news.mail.ru/inworld/kyrgyzstan/society/17652117/.

 

Check name in the "black list" of the FMS of Russia in Osh airport

In Russian: http://www.fergananews.com/news/22022.

 

Public Foundation "Blagodat (Grace)" begins an information campaign on migration

In Russian: http://advocacy.kg/index.php/1232-02-aprelya-2014-obshchestvennyj-fond-blagodat-nachinaet-informatsionnuyu-kampaniyu-po-trudovoj-migratsii.

 

 

Tajikistan

 

The maximum term of work permit in RF for migrants from Tajikistan will be three years

In Russian: http://www.rosbalt.ru/main/2014/03/26/1248676.html.

 

Embassy of Tajikistan and Moscow IOM launched the program of assistance to migrant workers

In Russian: http://www.avesta.tj/sociaty/24012-posolstvo-tadzhikistana-i-moskovskoe-byuro-mom-nachali-realizaciyu-programmy-pomoschi-trudovym-migrantam.html.

 

Tajik migration authorities support the introduction of the patent system for migrants in Russia

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/tadzhikskie-migratsionnye-vlasti-podderzhivayut-vvedenie-patentnoi-sistemy-dlya-migrantov-v-ros.

 

RCST opens information training center for migrant workers in    Kurgan-Tube

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/okpt-otkryvaet-informatsionno-obuchayushchii-tsentr-dlya-trudovykh-migrantov-v-kurgan-tyube.

 

Information and legal assistance provision for Tajik labor migrants in Moscow

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/tadzhikskim-trudovym-migrantam-v-moskve-okazyvayut-informatsionno-yuridicheskuyu-pomoshch.

 

Remittances from Russia to Tajikistan in 2013 exceeded $ 4 billion

In Russian: http://www.avesta.tj/business/24096-obem-denezhnyh-perevodov-iz-rf-v-tadzhikistan-v-2013-godu-prevysil-4-mlrd.html.

 

Within 2 months 15 thousand new jobs created in Tajikistan

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/v-tadzhikistane-za-dva-mesyatsa-sozdano-15-tys-novykh-rabochikh-mest.

 

"Pust govoryat": again Tajiks in the spotlight

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/pust-govoryat-v-tsentre-vnimaniya-vnov-tadzhiki.

 

 

Uzbekistan

 

Been abroad? Write explanatory

In Russian: http://www.uznews.net/news_single.php?lng=ru&sub=usual&cid=3&nid=25593.

 

Jobs without work. According to official data, a million jobs create in three consecutive years in Uzbekistan

In Russian: http://www.centrasia.ru/news2.php?st=1395652140.

 

Uzbekistan requires warranties

In Russian: http://kommersant.ru/doc/2441809.

 

 

Russia

 

Migration Service wants to get police powers

In Russian: http://kommersant.ru/doc/2438155.

 

Russian speakers can receive Russian citizenship for 3-5 months

In Russian: http://www.kginform.com/ru/news/20140324/19607.html.

 

FMS: the bill on the patent system for migrants to introduce to the State Duma in the spring session

In Russian: http://itar-tass.com/obschestvo/1003118.

 

Migrants have to prove their skills

In Russian: http://www.rg.ru/2014/03/27/migranty-site-anons.html.

 

A large number of illegal immigrants negatively affect the situation   with HIV

In Russian: http://news.mail.ru/incident/17575238/.

 

More and more migrants arriving in Moscow, according to the FMS

In Russian: http://news.mail.ru/inregions/moscow/90/politics/17567655/.

 

By the summer driver – migrants can remain without work

In Russian: http://news.mail.ru/video/176215/.

 

Create a positive image of migrants

In Russian: http://news.mail.ru/video/176199/.

 

Entry into the Customs Union countries is closed for foreigners-debtors

In Russian: http://tengrinews.kz/sng/inostrantsam-doljnikam-zakroyut-vyezd-v-stranyi-tamojennogo-soyuza-252829/.

 

Migrant workers are forbidden to trade in Russia

In Russian: http://news.mail.ru/video/178853/.

 

FMS offers revoke work patents for foreigners have not been able to find a job

In Russian: http://news.mail.ru/politics/17674424/.

 

Illegal migrants will not be allowed into Russia for 10 years

In Russian: http://www.ng.ru/news/462542.html.

  

Migrant workers are going home

In Russian: http://news.mail.ru/inworld/moldova/economics/17596116/.

 

Migrants pay for work in Russia

In Russian: http://kommersant.ru/doc/2441964.

 

Internal labor migration described in HSE

In Russian: http://kommersant.ru/doc/2444573?isSearch=True.

 

Online check of FMS Department  

In Russian: http://www.migrant.ru/news.php?id=1992.

 

Free courses for migrant women started in Yekaterinburg

In Russian: http://www.zpress.kg/news/news_only/10/40401/511.py.

 

Patents issued in Moscow in 2013 is higher for 45% than in 2012

In Russian: http://tajmigration.ru/news/167-v-2013-godu-v-moskve-oformleno-patentov-bolee-chem-na-45-chem-2012.html.

 

 

Multilateral

 

CIS experts to discuss issues of cooperation in the field of labor migration in Minsk

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/society/full/73504.

 

Expert: Russia continue the demand for migrants from Central Asia

In Russian: here.

 

 

International News

 

Obama at Naturalization Ceremony for New U.S. Citizens

In English: here

 

Labor migration: Facts and figures

In English: http://www.ilo.org/global/about-the-ilo/media-centre/issue-briefs/WCMS_239651/lang--en/index.htm.

 

The European Commission requires EU countries increase immigration quotas

In Russian: http://www.ng.ru/news/462239.html.

 

 

Analytics

 

Russian Blacklist Keeps Central Asian Migrants Out

In English: http://www.eurasianet.org/node/68184.

 

Migrant children studying in Russian schools not worse than the "natives"

In Russian: http://ttolk.ru/?p=20243.

 

Illegals are in Moscow "in prison"

In Russian: here.

 

Central Asian Migrants in Russia: A Heated Debate

In English: http://www.fairobserver.com/article/central-asian-migrants-russia-heated-debate-69753.

 

Russian hospitality or criminal case for help for compatriots

In Russian: http://www.fergananews.com/articles/8093.

 

Migration in the law

In Russian: http://www.newregion.kz/?Action=ReadNew&N=3212.

 

Tax account for migrants

In Russian: http://www.rosbalt.ru/moscow/2014/03/26/1248912.html.

 

Tolerance disaster. Writer Yelena Chudinova on migration problem

In Russian: http://www.stanradar.com/news/full/8694-katastrofa-tolerantnosti-pisatelnitsa-elena-chudinova-o-probleme-migratsii.html.

 

"Luxury" migration

In Russian: http://svpressa.ru/society/article/83088/.

 

Who benefits from the migration of millions of migrant workers in Russia?

In Russian: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yFIcv-eMe8E&feature=youtu.be.

 

The stereotypical image of the migrant in the media

In Russian: http://www.ethnoinfo.ru/statji/1843-stereotipnyj-obraz-migranta-v-smi.

 

"Blacklist" or "black hole" for migrants in Russia

In Russian: http://jarayon.com/ru/index.php/component/k2/item/746-chjornyj-spisok-ili-chjornaya-dyra-dlya-migrantov-v-rossii.

 

Features of visa regime

In Russian: http://www.ng.ru/ideas/2014-04-02/5_migratsia.html.

 

Migration collision

In Russian: http://www.kazpravda.kz/ida.php?ida=53804.

 

It is useful for guests to work

In Russian: http://mk-kz.kz/article/2014/04/01/1006948-gostyam-polezno-truditsya.html.

  

Living in welfare would not go to another country

In Russian: here.

 

Workers sacrifice their rights for earning

In Russian: http://opec.ru/text/1684362.html.

 

Government abolishes quotas for migrant workers

In Russian: http://news.mail.ru/politics/17612859/.

 

Quotas for migrant workers would be abolished?

In Russian: http://news.mail.ru/video/178310/.

 

Study: Migrants in Russia actively exploring niche of domestic labor

In Russian: here.

 

Migrants of delayed action

In Russian: http://svpressa.ru/society/article/84823/.

 

Profitable migration

In Russian: http://svpressa.ru/society/article/84360/.

 

Migrant workers: the issues of security – A .Buranbaev

In Russian: http://www.centrasia.ru/news2.php?st=1396236780.

 

Tajikistan’s Government Distances Itself from Labor Migrants

In English: http://www.eurasianet.org/node/68230.

 

Victims of slavery in Kazakhstan need assistance

In Russian: http://rus.azattyk.org/content/kazakhstan-predstavitel-oon-shahinyan-rabstvo/25313653.html?fb_action_ids=701088869930252&fb_action_types=og.recommends.

 

CFDP Lecture: Anti-immigration protests in Russia and the West: what is behind the riots against immigrants? (Video)

In Russian: http://svop.ru/video/10777/.

 

 

Publications

 

News on Labor migration, February 2014

In Russian: http://www.profmigr.com/vestnik/02_2014/.

 

Photo: how do illegal migrants live in detention center in Kaluga

In Russian: http://www.kp40.ru/news/gorod_oblast/25821/.

 

Tajik Migrants with Re-entry Bans to the Russian Federation

In English: http://publications.iom.int/bookstore/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=41_7&products_id=1051.

 

International Migration, Vol. 52(2) 2014 the globally mobile skilled labor force: Policy challenges and economic opportunities

In English: here.

 

New Issue of “Your Right. Migration” № 7, April 2014

In Russian: here.

 

 

 

Announcements

 

Vacancy announcement for lawyer to protect and promote the rights of external migrants from Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: http://advocacy.kg/index.php/1209-26-marta-2014-vakansiya-na-dolzhnost-yurista-po-zashchite-i-prodvizheniyu-prav-vneshnikh-migrantov-iz-kyrgyzstana.

 

Labor migration and rural women in Kyrgyzstan: the tender for evaluation

In Russian: http://advocacy.kg/index.php/1204-25-marta-2014-trudovaya-migratsiya-i-selskie-zhenshchiny-v-kyrgyzstane-tender-na-provedenie-otsenki.

 

EU project supports internal migrants and "invisible" citizens to facilitate their registration and ensuring their rights

In Russian: http://aryshkg.kloop.kg/2014/04/01/proekt-evropejskogo-soyuza-podderzhivaet-vnutrennih-migrantov-i-nevidimy-h-grazhdan-dlya-uproshheniya-ih-registratsii-i-obespecheniya-prav-3/.

 

 


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