The Contribution of Migrant Workers to Thailand

02 Jan 2008   |  ASEAN Migrant Workers   |  Thailand  

Main findings and conclusions of report: The Contribution of Migrant Workers to Thailand: Towards Policy Development.

New Migrant Worker Regulations

31 Jul 2006   |  ASEAN Migrant Workers   |  Thailand  

The Thai government has amended its registration policy for migrant workers, allowing them to apply for work permits without a previously required deposit, according to an official announcement.

Thailand Draws Migrants Despite Tough Laws

31 Jul 2006   |  ASEAN Migrant Workers   |  Thailand  

By December 2004, only 814,000 migrant workers of the nearly 1.3 million who had initially registered with Thailand\'s labour authorities, had received work permits.

Taiwan: Protesting Thai workers to receive punctual salaries

02 Jul 2006   |  ASEAN Migrant Workers   |  Thailand  

Out of a total of 148,600 Thai workers employed overseas, about 94,000 of them are in Taiwan. Thai laborers are also the largest migrant worker group in Taiwan, where there are nearly 300,000 foreign workers. Thai workers who protested over their workin

MMI Women Workers Struggle

01 Jul 2006   |  ASEAN Migrant Workers   |  Thailand  

On 9th. December 2003, MMI locked-out 1300 women workers after refusing to negotiate the Collective Agreement with the trade union. The UNION negotiated in the 2003 Collective bargaining agreement to abolish Labour supplier practices and sub contracting.