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Mar 30, 2017 Thailand accused of failing to stamp out murder and slavery in fishing industry

UN labour agency claims migrants employed on fishing vessels in Thai waters remain vulnerable to trafficking and forced labour despite previous warnings

Mar 22, 2017 Migrant workers told to register or face deportation

All migrant workers in the fishing industry are required to register by the end of this month, the Ministry of Labour has announced.

Mar 14, 2017 Free entry and exit fees for migrant workers during Songkran Festival

Migrant workers from Cambodia, Myanmar and Laos who want to return home during the Songkran Festival will be exempted from entry and exit fees

Jan 30, 2017 Migrant workers' residential zoning planned

including 11 other provinces with large numbers of migrant workers

Jan 09, 2017 Addressing the Debate over the Economic Impact of Migration Remarks for the Conference on “Can Migration Work for All in Europe?”

David Lipton, First Deputy Managing Director, IMF