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News Digest on Migration in Central Asia No 86

 

Date:  January 09 - 22, 2015  

Kazakhstan

 

Kazakhs are no longer need a work permit in the EAEC

In Russian: http://news.gazeta.kz/news/kazakhstancam-bolshe-ne-nuzhny-razresheniya-na-rabotu-v-stranakh-eaehs-newsID409231.html.

 

For 24 years 952.8 thousand repatriates arrived in Kazakhstan

In Russian: http://www.inform.kz/rus/article/2737058.

 

Almost 30 thousand foreigners worked in Kazakhstan in 2014

In Russian: http://news.gazeta.kz/news/pochti-30-tys-inostrancev-rabotali-v-kazakhstane-v-2014-godu-newsID409236.html.

 

About main provisions of the Treaty on the Eurasian Economic Union in the field of labor migration

In Russian: http://news.gazeta.kz/news/ob-osnovnykh-polozheniyakh-dogovora-o-evrazijjskom-ehkonomicheskom-soyuze-v-oblasti-trudovojj-migracii-newsID409693.html.

 

Supplemented list of documents for the entry of Uzbekistan citizens to Kazakhstan

In Russian: http://www.inform.kz/rus/article/2736860.

 

In Almaty DIA explained the new rules of stay of foreign citizens in the Republic of Kazakhstan

In Russian: http://www.inform.kz/rus/article/2738229.

 

Migrants fined for 18 million tenge in Kazakhstan in 2014

In Russian: http://www.kazpravda.kz/news/view/na-18-mln-tenge-oshtrafovani-migranti-v-2014-godu-v-kazahstane.

  

 

Kyrgyzstan

 

New rules of stay of foreigners in Kyrgyzstan developed – Kyrgyz Ministry of Foreign Affairs

In Russian: here.

 

Scientific and practical seminar "Labor migration from Kyrgyzstan to Russia" held in APAP

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/society/full/88913.

 

Ruble fall returns Kyrgyz migrants home

In Russian: http://kyrtag.kg/news/padenie-rublya-zastavit-kyrgyzskikh-migrantov-vernutsya-na-rodinu-/.

 

Since the new year entry and residence conditions in Turkey changed for Kyrgyz people

In Russian: here.

 

Unemployed, but economically active population leaves Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: here.

 

Expert: It's early to talk about the massive outflow of migrants from Russia

In Russian: here.

 

Alisher Madanbekov: Some politicians do not want to provide labor migrants rights guaranteed by the Constitution of the Kyrgyz Republic

In Russian: here.

 

Kyrgyz migrants working in Russia, asked not to deprive them of their land holdings at home and support Tekebayev’s bill

In Russian: http://www.zpress.kg/news/news_only/42/41025/615.py.

 

Number of jobs for returning migrants increased in the past year

In Russian: here.

 

In the new year remittances can be reduced by 25 billion som because of the crisis in Russia

In Russian: here.

 

Alisher Madanbekov: More than 450,000 migrants from Kyrgyzstan have another citizenship

In Russian: here.

 

APAP: Legal acts in the field of migration do not meet current realities

In Russian: here.

 

Labor Ministry denies the information about the mass return of migrant workers from Russia

In Russian: http://for.kg/news-307242-ru.html.

 

Dzh.Otorbaev noted the need to create jobs for young people, reforms in migration and changes in the Labor Code

In Russian: http://for.kg/news-306800-ru.html.

  

Kyrgyz migrants continue to flee to Russia

In Russian: http://kyrtag.kg/news/migranty-iz-kyrgyzstana-prodolzhayut-uezzhat-v-rossiyu/.

 

Around 150 thousand citizens annually replenish the labor market in the Kyrgyz Republic

In Russian: here.

 

Devaluation of the ruble reduced remittances from Russia to Kyrgyzstan by 5.5%

In Russian: here.

 

Kyrgyz labor migrants sent home 1.78 billion $ per year

In Russian: here.

 

15-20 thousand rubles per month cost labor migrants living in Moscow

In Russian: http://kyrtag.kg/news/v-15-20-tys-rubley-v-mesyats-obkhoditsya-trudovomu-migrantu-zhizn-v-moskve/.

 

For medical insurance Kyrgyz migrants in Moscow pay more than 5 thousand rubles

In Russian: here.

 

Erkinbekov: in plans to open a branch of the Federal Migration Service of RF in the southern capital

In Russian: http://ru.sputnik.kg/migration/20150115/1014029523.html.

 

Outreach work with young people on issues of internal and external migration should be given in Osh - D.Niyazalieva

In Russian: http://osh.turmush.kg/ru/news:105937.

  

In Jalal-Abad discussed migration issues

In Russian: http://for.kg/news-307014-ru.html.

   

 

Tajikistan

 

Karomat Sharipov answered the questions of the TV channel "Dojd"

In Russian: http://www.toptj.com/News/2015/01/11/karomat.

 

Remittances in Sughd fell last year by 7.2%

In Russian: here.

 

Last year, more than 834 thousand people left the country

In Russian: here.

 

Press conference of the Ministry of Labor, Employment and Migration of RT

In Russian: http://tajmigration.ru/news/329-press-konferenciya-ministerstva-truda-migracii-i-zanyatosti-naseleniya-rt.html.

 

Head of Ministry of industry and technology: problems of migrants not alien to us, and we are trying to solve them

In Russian: here.

 

Samara Ombudsman promised to protect the rights of Tajik labor migrants

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/ombudsmen-samary-obeshchala-zashchishchat-prava-tadzhikskikh-trudovykh-migrantov.

 

Labor migrants flow from Sughd abroad fell by 40 thousand migrants

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/potok-trudovykh-migrantov-iz-sogda-za-rubezh-snizilsya-na-40-tys-chelovek.

 

Tajik migrants had been helped to get over 24 million rubles of wage arrears

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/tadzhikskim-migrantam-pomogli-poluchit-bolee-24-mln-rublei-zadolzhennosti-po-zarplate.

 

Tajik migrants in Moscow rallied to the defense of the Prophet

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/tadzhikskie-migranty-v-moskve-vstali-na-zashchitu-proroka.

 

 

Uzbekistan

 

Ministry of Foreign Affairs explained the procedure for departure to Russia

In Russian: http://www.gazeta.uz/2015/01/09/mfa/.

 

ILO: Uzbekistan adequately cooperating with us

In Russian: http://uzbekistan.lv/mot-uzbekistan-dostojno-sotrudnichaet-s-nami-24-01-2015/.

 

In Uzbekistan about 1 million jobs created in 2014

In Russian: http://www.uzdaily.uz/articles-id-23295.htm.

 

 

Russia

 

Merchant fees and new restrictions for migrants in Moscow take effect in the new year

In Russian: http://www.zpress.kg/news/news_only/42/41008/680.py.

 

Problems of the labor market of the SCO and the CIS to discuss in Moscow

In Russian: here.

 

FMS: Migration in Russia decreased

In Russian: http://mir24.tv/news/society/11894256.

 

FMS began issuing labor patents for entities of visa-free countries

In Russian: http://ria.ru/society/20150115/1042617336.html.

 

FMS: Ukrainians and Moldovans replace migrants from Central Asia

In Russian: http://www.regnum.ru/news/polit/1882997.html.

 

Labor migrants lose interest in Russian employers

In Russian: http://mir24.tv/news/economy/11912512.

 

Press conference at the Joint migration center

In Russian: http://www.fms.gov.ru/press/news/news_detail.php?ID=9541.

 

New rules for migrant workers began to operate in Russia

In Russian: https://www.1tv.ru/news/social/275727.

 

FMS introduced three exams for migrant workers

In Russian: https://news.mail.ru/video/244660/.

 

 

International News

 

European Commission: more than 276 thousand illegal migrants came the EU in 2014

In Russian: http://itar-tass.com/mezhdunarodnaya-panorama/1695298.

 

Europe is concerned about the immigration issue

In Russian: http://ria.ru/analytics/20150121/1043540686.html.

 

 

Analytics

 

EAEC: Social security of migrant workers is guaranteed by the laws of the employment country

In Russian: http://bnews.kz/ru/news/post/248422/.

 

Exodus of labor migrants: Obama was wrong, saying about unattractiveness of Russia?

In Russian: http://kapital-rus.ru/articles/article/270774/.

 

Guest worker ticket

In Russian: http://members.vb.kg/2015/01/14/migrac/1.html.

 

Migrant. Life is tied to the ruble

In Russian: http://rus.azattyk.org/content/article/26791297.html.

 

Migrants in Russia: what has changed from 1January 2015

In Russian: here.

 

Migrant workers again under attack

In Russian: http://rus.azattyk.org/content/article/26788818.html.

 

Flow of migrants in Kazakhstan may increase to the middle of the year

In Russian: here.

 

Russia is a buffer for training unskilled personnel: interview

In Russian: http://www.regnum.ru/news/polit/1883137.html.

 

Russia reported a sharp reduction of migration flows

In Russian: here.

 

Investments of migrant worker

In Russian: http://camplatform.org/information-resources/press/video/item/459-investitsii-trudyashchegosya-migranta.

 

Image of migrant worker

In Russian: http://camplatform.org/information-resources/press/video/item/460-imidzh-trudyashchegosya-migranta.

 

Mobilization, partnership, protection of the rights and addressing the issues of migrant workers families

In Russian: http://advocacy.kg/index.php/2228-14-yanvarya-2015-mts-interbilim-mobilizatsiya-sotrudnichestvo-zashchita-prav-i-reshenie-problem-semej-trudovykh-migrantov.

 

Immigration Lawyer: Prohibitions and justifications

In Russian: http://advocacy.kg/index.php/2218-09-yanvarya-2015-immigratsionnyj-advokat-zaprety-i-osnovaniya.

 

As the rouble plunges, Central Asia feels the pain

In English: http://www.economist.com/news/asia/21639564-rouble-plunges-central-asia-feels-pain-contagion?fsrc=scn/tw/te/pe/contagion.

 

Kyrgyzstan’s entering EAEC raise the status of Kyrgyz migrants in Russia

In Russian: http://newdaynews.ru/asia/523265.html.

 

Dollar called home: migrant workers leave from St. Petersburg

In Russian: http://topspb.tv/news/news63099/.

 

Patents cost for migrants in Russia in 2015

In Russian: http://ru.sputnik.kg/infographics/20150119/1014062767.html.

 

Kazakhstan’s economy size is not able to "absorb" migrants from Central Asia

In Russian: here.

 

Nicholai Hanin: Kyrgyz citizens to have pre migration training at home

In Russian: here.

 

Unemployment in Russia hits hard migrants

In Russian: http://rus.azattyk.org/content/article/26801075.html.

 

Kyrgyz Embassy in Moscow explained changes in Russian migration law

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/society/full/69395.

 

Migrants’ problems

In Russian: http://www.zpress.kg/news/news_only/42/41039/491.py.

 

Central Asia: where should labor migrants go?

In Russian: here.

 

Isfara mayor: We must ensure work and ground for returning migrants

In Russian: here.

 

Saodat Olimova: "The crisis in Russia and Tajik labor migration"

In Russian: http://www.cabar.asia/tajikistan/139-saodat-olimova-krizis-v-rossii-i-tadzhikskaya-trudovaya-migratsiya.

 

 

Publications

 

New Issue of “Your Right. Migration” № 2, January 2015

In Russian: here.

 

International Migration, Vol. 52(6) 2014

In English: http://publications.iom.int/bookstore/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=6&products_id=1445.

 

 

Announcements

 

Employment Center of citizens under the Ministry of Labor, migration and youth of the Kyrgyz Republic

In Russian: http://oec.kg/index.php?act=view_material&id=13.

 

 

 


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Email: tspc@auca.kg

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