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News Digest on Migration in Central Asia No 98

Date:   June 25 - July 09, 2015 

Kazakhstan

 

Issues of migration in Central Asia discussed in Almaty

In Russian: http://rus.azattyk.kg/content/news/27099618.html.

 

Rules for the entry and stay of immigrants in the Republic of Kazakhstan changed, as well as their departure

In Russian: http://www.inform.kz/rus/article/2793496.

 

Kazakhstan should be open for labor migration

In Russian: http://kapital.kz/gosudarstvo/41781/kazahstan-dolzhen-byt-otkryt-trudovoj-migracii.html.

 

 

Kyrgyzstan

 

Parliament Committee approved the opening of the Ministry of Labor representative offices in Moscow

In Russian: http://kyrtag.kg/society/komitet-parlamenta-odobril-otkrytie-predstavitelstva-mintruda-v-moskve.

 

Ministry of Labor predicts increase in the number of labor migrants traveling to Russia

In Russian: here.

 

Kyrgyzstan to develop a plan for the conservation of manpower

In Russian: here.

 

Minister of Labor, migration and youth of the KR spoke about the situation of Kyrgyz labor migrants abroad

In Russian: http://kabar.kg/rus/society/full/94122.

 

Number of Kyrgyz migrants in Russia decreased

In Russian: here.

 

Kyrgyzstan is in ninth place in the number of foreign citizens in Russia

In Russian: here.

 

Due to the devaluation of the ruble inflow of remittances in Kyrgyzstan decreased by 27%

In Russian: here.

 

21 thousand migrant workers returned to Kyrgyzstan over the last 3 months

In Russian: http://kyrtag.kg/society/za-poslednie-3-mesyatsa-v-kyrgyzstan-vernulis-21-tys-trudovykh-migrantov.

 

FMS of Russia crossed out more than 49 thousand citizens of Kyrgyzstan from the "black list"

In Russian: http://kabar.kg/rus/society/full/94213.

 

Researcher of NISS KR made a presentation at the Regional Conference on Migration in Russia and Central Asia

In Russian: http://kabar.kg/rus/society/full/94302.

 

Social Fund of Kyrgyzstan is developing a draft agreement with EAEU countries on pensions to migrant workers

In Russian: http://kyrtag.kg/society/sotsfond-kyrgyzstana-razrabatyvaet-proekt-dogovora-so-stranami-eaes-po-vyplate-pensiy-trudovym-migra.

 

Economic crisis in Russia affected the incomes of Kyrgyz migrants

In Russian: http://kyrtag.kg/economy/ekonomicheskiy-krizis-v-rossii-povliyal-na-dokhody-kyrgyzskikh-migrantov-.

 

In 2015, remittances to the Kyrgyz Republic can be reduced by 17 percent in dollar terms

In Russian: here.

 

NSC: crisis has affected transfers from migrant workers

In Russian: here.

 

In Talas, for 6 months in 2015 held 10 seminars and workshops on migration issues

In Russian: http://www.for.kg/news-330790-ru.html.

 

 

Tajikistan

 

Tajikistan, South Korea discuss labor migration issues

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/tadzhikistan-i-yuzhnaya-koreya-obsudili-voprosy-trudovoi-migratsii.

 

Tajik Foreign Ministry in revolt at the Russian publication about migrant workers

In Russian: http://www.rosbalt.ru/exussr/2015/06/29/1413671.html.

 

More than 1 thousand deported Tajik migrants allowed to return to Russia

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/svyshe-1-tys-ranee-deportirovannykh-tadzhikskikh-grazhdan-poluchili-pravo-vernutsya-v-rossiyu.

 

Amount of remittances from Russia to Tajikistan decreased by almost 44%

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/obem-denezhnykh-perevodov-iz-rossii-v-tadzhikistan-sokratilsya-pochti-na-44.

 

Putin and Rakhmon discussed the remittances of Tajik migrants

In Russian: http://ria.ru/world/20150708/1121474240.html.

 

Heads of the Ministry of Labor of Tajikistan and Bashkortostan discussed the problems of labor migration

In Russian: http://www.avesta.tj/sociaty/33960-glavy-mintruda-tadzhikistana-i-bashkirii-obsudili-problemy-v-sfere-trudovoy-migracii.html.

 

Head of the Ministry of Labor RT: 1.8 million Tajik citizens working outside the country

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/glava-mintruda-rt-18-mln-grazhdan-tadzhikistana-rabotayut-za-predelami-respubliki.

 

Tajik Ministry of Labor: more than 80 percent of the working population abroad

In Russian: here.

 

Since the beginning of the year more than 5 thousand foreigners in Tajikistan received permission to work

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/s-nachala-goda-v-tadzhikistane-poluchili-razreshenie-na-rabotu-svyshe-5-tys-inostrantsev.

 

Number of Tajiks in Russia is growing but Tajik women - reduced

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/chislennost-tadzhikov-v-rossii-rastet-tadzhichek-sokrashchaetsya-0.

 

Russia opened the entry for more than a thousand of Tajik migrant workers and students

In Russian: here.

 

 

Uzbekistan

 

An agreement between the Agency for External Labor Migration and «Chuo Sangyo Shinko» Association was signed

In Russian: here.

 

Average earnings of migrant worker in Russia is 300-400 dollars

In Russian: here.

 

 

Russia

 

Putin signed a law on fines for hiring migrant workers out of profession

In Russian: http://tass.ru/obschestvo/2086038.

 

Russian Foreign Ministry: the fight against illegal migration cannot be conducted contrary to international law

In Russian: http://tass.ru/politika/2088329.

 

FMS helps migrants cope with tests

In Russian: http://www.ng.ru/politics/2015-06-29/1_fms.html.

 

FMS: about 10.5 billion rubles brought labor migrants patents to the budget of the Russian Federation in 2015

In Russian: http://tass.ru/obschestvo/2085625.

 

MPs offer more control over migrants from Central Asia

In Russian: http://izvestia.ru/news/588451.

 

Moscow City Government announced an auction for the purchase of data on migration flows and transport

In Russian: http://tass.ru/moskva/2099013.

 

 

Multilateral

 

Representatives of the CIS countries discussed the fight against illegal migration

In Russian: http://kginfo.ru/index.php/migranty/item/5847-predstaviteli-stran-sng-obsudili-borbu-s-nezakonnoy-migratsiey.html.

 

FMS Statistics: number of labor migrants from Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan in Russia continues to grow

In Russian: here.

 

 

International News

 

 

EU decided to allocate 60 thousand migrants among countries communities, but how

In Russian: http://tass.ru/mezhdunarodnaya-panorama/2072777.

 

 

Analytics

 

Banks to have access to the credit histories of migrants

In Russian: http://izvestia.ru/news/587967.

 

The error in the document separated migrants from their children

In Russian: http://rus.azattyk.kg/content/article/27099575.html.

 

How migrant workers from Central Asia make a career in Russia

In Russian: http://stanradar.com/news/full/16984-kak-trudovye-migranty-iz-srednej-azii-delajut-kareru-v-rossii.html.

 

Cheating with national tint

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/obman-s-natsionalnym-ottenkom.

 

Japan opened the doors for Kyrgyz migrants

In Russian: http://rus.azattyk.kg/content/article/27117659.html.

 

Migrant workers in Russia: What brought new patent system (video)

In Russian: here.

 

Whether the patents were abolished for citizens of Kyrgyzstan?

In Russian: http://all-migration.ru/news/23994/.

 

My yours do not understand

In Russian: http://lenta.ru/articles/2015/07/02/migration/.

 

The crisis, migrants, the currency, the budget...

In Russian: http://www.news.tj/ru/news/krizis-migranty-valyuta-byudzhet.

 

IWPR Kyrgyzstan: Families without fathers. The consequences of migration

In Russian: http://www.cabar.asia/main-ru/28-ru-ru/radio/radio-kg-ru/347-iwpr-kyrgyzstan-semi-bez-ottsov-posledstviya-migratsii.

 

 

Publications

 

"Migration XXI Century" Independent News and Analysis Journal, № 3 (30), May-June 2015

In Russian: http://mirpal.org/files/files/migraciaXXI-3(30).pdf.

 

Migration Trends across the Mediterranean: Connecting the Dots

In English: http://publications.iom.int/bookstore/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=41_7&products_id=1503.

 

 

Announcements

 

World Humanitarian Summit: Migrants in Crisis

In English: https://phap.org/civicrm/event/info?reset=1&id=297

 

Vacancy: Principal Investigator / Researcher

In English: http://iom.kg/en/?p=861.

 

International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD), Finance Officer

In English: http://employment.kg/job/finance-officer/.

 

   


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