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News Digest on Central Asian migration No 72

No 72

Date:June 27th-July 10th, 2014

Kazakhstan

 

 

Almaty police issued more than 2,500 permits for migrant workers

In Russian: http://bnews.kz/ru/news/post/216297/.

 

More than 250 citizens of Uzbekistan found work in MSE for three months

In Russian: http://www.bnews.kz/ru/news/post/215425/.

 

Uzbek migrant workers in Almaty brought "out of the shadows"

In Russian: http://meta.kz/novosti/kazakhstan/901796-v-almaty-uzbekskih-gastarbayterov-vyveli-iz-teni.html.

 

The U.S. State Department considers Kazakhstan a transit country for the sale of slaves to Russia

In Russian:

http://www.rosbalt.ru/exussr/2014/06/25/1284533.html.

 

Kazakhstan needs 32 times more migrants

In Russian: here 

 

Astana hosts the 15th meeting of the Council of Heads of CIS migration bodies

In Russian: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZXRmc2tHywE.

 

 

Kyrgyzstan

 

 

RF and KR agreed to transfer the pensions of migrant workers according to the principle of proportionality

In Russian: http://vesti.kg/index.php?option=com_k2&view=item&id=28618:rf-i-kr-dogovorilis-o-perevode-pensiy-trudovyih-migrantov-po-printsipu-proportsionalnosti&Itemid=80.

 

Kyrgyz people participated in the discussion of the problems of migrants in Moscow

In Russian: here

 

Kyrgyzstan is praised for its assistance to migrants in Russia and Kazakhstan

In Russian: here

 

Bishkek hosts action against illegal migration

In Russian: http://www.24.kg/community/182274-v-bishkeke-proxodit-akciya-protiv-nezakonnoj.html.

 

Training for communities of internal migrants

In Russian: http://advocacy.kg/index.php/1546-30-iyunya-2014-trening-dlya-predstavitelej-soobshchestv-vnutrennikh-migrantov.

 

Chinese migrants in Tokmok protested

In Russian: http://catoday.org/centrasia/kgru/15015-v-tokmake-kitayskie-migranty-ustroili-akciyu-protesta.html.

 

More than 40,000 foreigners are employed in Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/society/full/79224.

 

NSC estimated the difference in the level of poverty without remittances

In Russian: http://www.for.kg/news-270378-ru.html.

 

Kyrgyzstan asks Russia for biometric data on 2 million migrants

In Russian: http://www.for.kg/news-269959-ru.html.

 

Remittances from Russia to Kyrgyzstan decreased

In Russian: here

 

Facilitated paperwork to work in Russia

In Russian: http://www.zpress.kg/news/news_only/33/40537/668.py.

 

Workers get insured in FIU

In Russian: http://www.zpress.kg/news/news_only/33/40536/928.py.

 

Kyrgyz people in Russia to use mobile operator for migrants

In Russian: here

 

Migrants rescue southern Kyrgyzstan from extreme poverty

In Russian: http://www.24.kg/economics/183184-migranty-spasayut-yug-kyrgyzstana-ot-krajnej.html.

 

To a large extent labor migration persists among the population of the southern regions of the country - STATCOM KR

In Russian: http://kabar.kg/society/full/79535.

 

Forum on the social impact of migration hosted in Batken region

In Russian: http://www.for.kg/news-269564-ru.html.

 

During January-March, the largest number of people departed from Osh oblast - 821

In Russian: http://turmush.kg/ru/news:65658.

 

Internal migrants in Naryn oblast

In Russian: http://turmush.kg/ru/news:65952.

 

 

Tajikistan

 

 

Tajik Consulate in Almaty to open center to help labor migrants

In Russian: http://www.inform.kz/rus/article/2673765.

 

Migrants violate immigration laws less

In Russian: here

 

Tajiks legalize international passports for entry into Russia

In Russian: here

 

Remittances from Russia to Tajikistan reduced

In Russian: http://catoday.org/centrasia/15110-obem-denezhnyh-perevodov-iz-rossii-v-tadzhikistan-sokratilsya.html.

 

Number of Tajik citizens in Russia in June increased

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/chislo-grazhdan-tadzhikistana-v-rossii-v-iyune-uvelichilos.

 

Philippine migration policy: much to learn

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/migratsionnaya-politika-filippin-est-chemu-pouchitsya.

 

 

 

Uzbekistan

 

 

Uzbek youth do not want to leave the country

In Russian: here.

 

New minister of labor and social protection of population appointed in Uzbekistan

In English: here.

 

Karimov: Left? Do not come back!

In Russian: http://berlek-nkp.com/analitics/2276-cgi-berlek-edinstvo-i-karimov-uehali-mozhete-ne-vozvraschatsya.html.

 

Discussed the implementation of employment programs

In Russian: http://www.uza.uz/ru/society/obsuzhdena-realizatsiya-programmy-zanyatosti.

 

 

Russia

 

 

State Duma introduces a new procedure for migrant workers

In Russian: http://www.rosbalt.ru/main/2014/07/02/1287320.html.

 

CIS citizens to travel to Russia on foreign passports

In Russian: http://riafan.ru/2014/06/26/16694-grazhdane-sng-budut-vezzhat-v-rossiyu-po-zagranpasportam/.

 

Several million migrants to pass a test on the Russian language

In Russian: http://ria.ru/society/20140703/1014560371.html.

 

Russia ratifies ILO’s Public Service Convention

In English: here

 

Cooperation IOM Moscow and Russian Diplomatic Academy: Presentation of the monograph of Professor A. Yastrebova

In Russian: here

 

What should migrants know or "USE" for migrants?

In Russian: http://www.zpress.kg/news/news_only/33/40532/701.py.

 

Number of banned in Russia increased

In Russian: http://www.uznews.net/ru/world/26862-nevezdnyh-v-rossiju-stanovitsa-bolshe.

 

Moscow City Duma discussed the immigration legislation

In Russian: http://www.migrant.ru/news/255-mosgorduma-obsuzhdaet-migratsionnoe-zakonodatelstvo.html.

 

Duma banned migrants indicate false entry targets to Russia

In Russian: http://news.mail.ru/politics/18771251/.

 

Bill to replace the quotas for migrant workers on patents adopted in the first reading

In Russian: here.

 

Migrants in Russia to be obliged to buy medical policy

In Russian: http://mir24.tv/news/society/10850734.

 

Muscovites learn languages of Central Asia, to improve communication with migrants

In Russian: http://www.ia-centr.ru/expert/18523/.

 

"Mail of Russia" started sending remittances "Fast and Furious" to CIS countries

In Russian: here.

 

Migrants and human rights activists views on medical policies separated

In Russian: http://mir24.tv/news/economy/10854983.

 

Migration strategies of Russians: why and where to move

In Russian: http://ria.ru/sn_urban/20140708/1015122465.html.

 

 

Multilateral

 

 

Residents of the CIS countries want to work in Kazakhstan

In Russian: here.

 

Issues of introducing electronic cards for migrant workers in the CIS to be discussed in Minsk

In Russian: here. 

 

 

International News

 

 

There are 10 million stateless people in the world - UNHCR

In Russian: http://www.inform.kz/rus/article/2671574.

 

Obama calls for urgent resolution of the immigration crisis

In Russian: http://rus.azattyq.org/archive/news/20140710/360/360.html?id=25451677.

 

 

Analytics

 

 

Tajik brings up to Kiev. Why Russia's migration policy is dangerous?

In Russian: http://www.kommersant.ru/doc/2497693.

 

Expensive guests

In Russian: http://www.rg.ru/2014/06/26/migranty-site.html.

 

Migrants left and the apartments remained

In Russian: http://kginfo.ru/index.php/migranty/item/1950-migranty-uehali,-kvartiry-ostalis.html.

 

Native Tajik migrants

In Russian: http://lenta.ru/articles/2014/06/26/tajic/.

 

Labor migration in the Customs Union. For big money, tenge for relatives or nimble "innocent"?

In Russian: http://caravan.kz/article/87805.

 

New Russia's migration policy - A.Shustov

In Russian: http://www.centrasia.ru/news2.php?st=1404754380.

 

Migrants from Central Asia began to adapt immediately upon arrival in St. Petersburg

In Russian: http://www.centrasia.ru/news2.php?st=1404718440.

 

Tajikistan: incubator of guest workers - K.Mirzoev

In Russian: http://www.centrasia.ru/news.php?st=1404808980.

 

Kyrgyz migrant workers and Customs Union - D.Zheenbaev

In Russian: http://www.centrasia.ru/news.php?st=1404816960.

 

What can be expected in remittances market?

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/chto-mozhet-ozhidat-rynok-denezhnykh-perevodov.

 

Bitcoin Fan Hopes to Help Kyrgyzstan’s Migrant Workers

In English: http://www.eurasianet.org/node/68876.

 

Uzbekistan: Minorities Taking Advantage of New Russian Citizenship Rules

In English: http://www.eurasianet.org/node/68936.

 

 

Publications

 

 

New Issue of ILO-Moscow Newsletter released

In English: here

 

New issue of “Your right. Migration” № 13, July 2014

In Russian: here

 

Regulation of economic migration: the existing mechanisms and practices of recruitment, selection and admission of foreign labor and the possibility of co-ordinated management of labor migration in Eastern Europe and Central Asia.

In Russian: 

http://moscow.iom.int/russian/publications/seminarMOM_A5web.pdf.

 

IOM in Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: http://www.slideshare.net/smakaroff/ss-36688076.

 

Migration Research Series

In English: http://publications.iom.int/bookstore/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=54&products_id=1180.

 

 


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