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News Digest on Migration in Central Asia No 96

Date:  May 29 – June 11, 2015 

Kazakhstan

 

Results of the operation "Migrant"

In Russian: http://www.kazpravda.kz/fresh/view/itogi-operatsii-migrant/

 

Kyrgyzstan

 

Migration issues in Central Asia discussed at an International conference in Bishkek

In Russian: http://www.bpost.kg/news/voprosy-migracii-v-centralnoy-azii-obsudili-na-mezhdunarodnoy-konferencii-v-bishkeke.

 

Migrants from Kyrgyzstan in EAEU to be provided with pension credits

In Russian: here

 

Kyrgyz migrants complain about the poor performance of KR Embassy in the Russian Federation

In Russian: here.

 

National Bank intends to work with the Russian payment system "MIR"

In Russian: http://ru.sputnik.kg/economy/20150527/1015731791.html.

 

There is an increase of illegal migration and violations of immigration law by foreigners - Deputy of Ministry of Internal Affairs

In Russian: here.

 

Ministry of Labor: Due to the constant growth of the population in Kyrgyzstan tension in the labor market is growing

In Russian: http://24.kg/ekonomika/13551_mintruda_iz-za_postoyannogo_rosta_naseleniya_v_kr_rastet_napryajennost_na_ryinke_truda/.

 

Temir Sariev talked about the problems of migrant workers and the introduction of the Kyrgyz Republic in the EAEC with Dmitry Medvedev

In Russian: http://www.kginform.com/ru/news/20150529/23349.html.

 

Asiya Sasykbayeva: Forced migration associated with inherent risks

In Russian: http://www.bpost.kg/news/asiya-sasykbaeva-vynuzhdennaya-migraciya-neset-v-sebe-opredelennye-riski.

 

Migrant-parents adapted to leave children in orphanages

In Russian: here.

 

D.Satybaldiev: "Since gaining independence about 1 million people left the territory of Kyrgyzstan to CIS countries"

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/society/full/93367.

 

Annually about 100 thousand foreigners arrive in Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: here.

 

In 2014, for the first time since independence about 50 thousand jobs created in Kyrgyzstan - Asylbek Jeenbekov

In Russian: here.

 

About 350 thousand jobs to create for five years in Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: here.

 

Within a few years about 50 young Kyrgyz abandoned by migrants repatriated from Russia

In Russian: here.

 

15 thousand children of migrant workers left without parental care in Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: http://www.zpress.kg/news/news_only/10/41934/640.py

 

Kyrgyz Diasporas participate in an international conference on migration in Central Asia

In Russian: http://www.zpress.kg/news/news_only/33/41930/682.py.

 

In 2015, Ministry of Labor revoked the resolution of the two agencies in the employment of Kyrgyz citizens abroad

In Russian: http://www.zpress.kg/news/news_only/33/41972/565.py.

 

Ministry of Labor explained the preference granted to Kyrgyz migrants in the EAEC (list)

In Russian: http://www.bpost.kg/news/mintruda-razyasnil-predostavlennye-kyrgyzskim-migrantam-preferencii-v-stranah-eaes-spisok.

 

Expected easier migration regime between Russia and Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: http://vesti.kg/index.php?option=com_k2&view=item&id=34201:ozhidaetsya-poslablenie-migratsionnogo-rezhima-mezhdu-rossiey-i-kyirgyizstanom&Itemid=80.

 

Sarpashev explained why migrants do not hand biometrics

In Russian: here.

 

No amnesty for migrants offenders from Kyrgyzstan in EAEC

In Russian: here.

 

NSC: Without remittances poverty in the Kyrgyz Republic increases to 36.4%

In Russian: here.

 

Nearly 7 thousand children whose parents are migrant workers in Kyrgyzstan schools

In Russian: http://www.zpress.kg/news/news_only/33/41947/590.py.

 

More than 4.5 thousand people for four months turned to Job Center of Kyrgyzs abroad

In Russian: here.

 

344 violations of immigration law found in Kyrgyzstan during the operation “Illegal-2015”

In Russian: http://24.kg/obschestvo/13988_v_kyirgyizstane_v_hode_operatsii_nelegal-2015_vyiyavleno_344_narusheniya_migratsionnogo_zakonodatelstva_/.

 

24 employment agencies of citizens abroad work in Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: here.

 

About 700 thousand people from Kyrgyzstan work abroad

In Russian: http://www.kabar.kg/rus/society/full/93484.

  

 

Tajikistan

 

Preliminary identification of WB project on creation of new jobs in Tajikistan reviewed in Dushanbe

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/v-dushanbe-obsudili-predvaritelnuyu-identifikatsiyu-proekta-vsemirnogo-banka-po-sozdaniyu-raboc.

 

Issues of the Tajik-Russian agreements signing in the field of migration discussed in Dushanbe

In Russian: http://www.toptj.com/News/2015/05/29/voprosy-podpisaniya-ryada-tadzhiksko-rossiyskikh-soglasheniy-v-sfere-migracii-obsuzhdeny-v-dushanbe.

 

10th session of the joint Russian-Tajik working group

In Russian: http://tajmigration.ru/news/384-desyatoe-zasedanie-sovmestnoy-rossiysko-tadzhikskoy-rabochey-gruppy.html.

 

First textbook on the history of Russia issued for migrants in Tajikistan

In Russian: http://mir24.tv/news/society/12693231.

 

Tajikistan missed the money migrant workers transferred from Moscow to homeland

In Russian: http://www.rosbalt.ru/moscow/2015/06/01/1404026.html.

 

Embassy of Tajikistan in Russia: Migrants are not going to work with a salary of 17-20 thousand rubles

In Russian: http://www.toptj.com/News/2015/06/02/posolstvo-tadzhikistana-v-rf-migranty-ne-idut-na-rabotu-s-zarplatoy-17-20-tys-rubley.

 

Over 60% of migrants complain to the Embassy of Tajikistan in Russia for non-payment of wages

In Russian: http://www.rosbalt.ru/moscow/2015/06/01/1404014.html.

 

About 4,000 citizens of Tajikistan wanted to move to Russia since the beginning of 2015

In Russian: http://migrant.ru/s-nachala-2015-goda-pereselitsya-v-rossiyu-pozhelali-okolo-4000-grazhdan-tadzhikistana/.

 

Tajikistan to combine currency exchange and money transfer points

In Russian: http://news.tj/ru/news/v-tadzhikistane-khotyat-obedinit-punkty-obmena-valyut-i-punkty-denezhnykh-perevodov.

 

Russian FMS: about 1 million Tajik citizens in Russia (Infographics)

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/fms-rf-v-rossii-nakhoditsya-okolo-1-mln-tadzhikskikh-grazhdan-infografika.

 

Tajiks to speak in Russian

In Russian: http://mir24.tv/news/society/12712440.

 

 

Uzbekistan

 

 

Youth employment - current issue

In Russian: http://uza.uz/ru/society/zanyatost-molodezhi-aktualnyy-vopros-01-06-2015.

 

 

Russia

 

Russia: Remittances in the CIS countries decreased by almost half compared with last year

In Russian: http://www.fergananews.com/news/23457.

 

FMS offers simplified legalization of migrants

In Russian: http://www.toptj.com/News/2015/06/03/fms-predlozhit-uprostit-legalizaciyu-migrantov.

 

Expert: Russia makes excessive demands from migrants

In Russian: http://www.rosbalt.ru/moscow/2015/05/29/1403403.html.

 

Patent system for issuing work permits to migrants is stalled

In Russian: http://www.rosbalt.ru/main/2015/05/29/1403418.html.

 

Lavrov: Russia is the second country in the world in the number of migrants

In Russian: http://www.rosbalt.ru/main/2015/06/01/1403975.html.

 

Since the beginning of the year 200 thousand legal immigrants arrived in Moscow

In Russian: http://migrant.ru/s-nachala-goda-v-moskvu-priexalo-200-tysyach-legalnyx-migrantov/.

 

Putin: migration can be caused by lack of food on the planet

In Russian: http://ria.ru/politics/20150606/1068497084.html#ixzz3cSSASGyr.

 

Russian government wants to ease the migration regime with Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: http://ria.ru/society/20150605/1068279013.html#ixzz3cBm1ozq2.

 

Migration processes in Russia in the first half of 2015

In Russian: http://migrant.ru/migracionnye-processy-v-rossii-v-pervom-polugodii-2015-goda/.

 

Federal Migration Service issued 755,000 patents for the work of foreigners in the RF in 2015

In Russian: http://ria.ru/society/20150611/1069499917.html.

 

FMS: a third of the CIS countries population visited the Russian Federation from 2010 to 2013

In Russian: http://ria.ru/society/20150611/1069512824.html.

 

 

Multilateral

 

Ferghana Valley: the pros and cons of migration - BBC

In Russian: http://www.centrasia.ru/news2.php?st=1433331840.

 

Statistics of the Federal Migration Service of Russia shows the dynamics of labor migration growth in Central Asia

In Russian: http://migrant.ru/statistika-fms-rossii-pokazyvaet-dinamiku-rosta-trudovoj-migracii-iz-centralnoj-azii/.

 

 

International News

 

Asian Countries carried out in Thailand urgent conference on illegal migration

In Russian: http://www.rosbalt.ru/main/2015/05/29/1403051.html.

 

Number of Migrants Landing in Europe in 2015 Passes 100,000

In English: http://www.iom.int/news/number-migrants-landing-europe-2015-passes-100000.

 

 

Analytics

 

Why migrants prefer English

In Russian: http://vlast.kz/the_new_york_times/11355-pocemu-migrantam-anglijskij-po-duse.html.

 

Labor migration from Tajikistan in figures

In Russian: http://migrant.ru/trudovaya-migraciya-iz-tadzhikistana-v-cifrax/.

 

EAEU: What benefits can workers expect?

In Russian: http://www.zpress.kg/news/news_only/10/41928/665.py.

 

How migrant workers can get out of the "black list"

In Russian: http://ru.sputnik.kg/infographics/20150527/1015718180.html.

 

A characteristic feature of migration issue for the countries of Central Asia - the mass labor migration

In Russian: http://www.kenesh.kg/RU/Pages/ViewNews.aspx?id=8&NewsID=24261.

 

Labor migrant: How not to fall into the hands of fraudsters

In Russian: http://advocacy.kg/index.php/2698-01-iyunya-2015-trudovoj-migrant-kak-ne-popast-v-ruki-moshennikov.

 

For migrant workers for the construction of the 2018 World Cup to simplify entry into Russia

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/gastarbaiteram-dlya-stroitelstva-obektov-chm-2018-uprostyat-vezd-v-rossiyu.

 

Childfree. Tajikistan decided to limit the number of migrants

In Russian: https://slon.ru/posts/52276.

 

Transfers from Russia reduced

In Russian: http://izvestia.ru/news/587098.

 

WE and THEY: about migrants, hate speech and aggressive mentality

In Russian: http://www.fergananews.com/articles/8577.

 

European Union is struggling with illegal immigrants

In Russian: here.

 

Migration issues of Kyrgyzstan

In Russian: http://www.zpress.kg/news/news_only/10/41949/959.py.

 

How the Eurasian integration result in for labor migrants from Kyrgyzstan?

In Russian: http://region.kg/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1491:2015-06-03-07-47-06&catid=42:2014-02-02-11-14-01&Itemid=7.

 

Mariani: Kyrgyzstan is concerned about migrants

In Russian: http://rus.azattyk.org/content/article/27050891.html.

 

Migrants fit into Russian life

In Russian: http://rus.azattyk.org/content/article/27046810.html.

 

 

Publications

 

New issue of "Compatriots" № 5, May 2015

In Russian: http://migratsia.ru/blog/zhurnala_zemljaki_5_maj_2015_goda/2015-05-29-214.

 

New issue of “Your Right. Migration” № 11, June 2015

In Russian: here.

 

International Migration, Vol. 53(3) 2015

In English: http://publications.iom.int/bookstore/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=6&products_id=1487.

 

Diaspora – Partner in the Development of Tajikistan

In English: http://publications.iom.int/bookstore/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=41_7&products_id=1486.

 

New issue of “Your Right. Migration” № 12, June 2015

In English: here.

 

 

Announcements

 

Survey of Forum Mekendeshter

In Russian: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/?sm=%2fri%2bIJXbBEl9R9oiO4nOTA%3d%3d.

 

Individual mini-grants for youth

In Russian: http://soros.kg/archives/16648.

 

International Gender Research Consultant, Gender in Society Perceptions Study – Kyrgyzstan

In English: http://jobs.undp.org/cj_view_job.cfm?cur_job_id=57201.

 

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) announces a tender among video production companies

In English: http://iom.kg/en/?p=855.

 

Website and social groups for migrants

In Russian: http://www.profmigr.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=1127&Itemid=1.

 

   


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