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17 Oct, 2007

GDN: Embassy alert over death rates

By GEOFFREY BEW Published: 17th October 2007 BANGLADESHI authorities are calling for action to halt the rising number of their citizens who die in Bahrain. The number of...

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5 Oct, 2007

GDN: Businessmen rap expat residency cap

By SOMAN BABY Published: 4th October 2007 BAHRAIN'S business community has strongly rejected the proposed six-year residence cap on expatriate workers in the Gulf. The...

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5 Oct, 2007

Bahrain Tribune : Case being filed for attacking housemaid

Employer in dock Titus Filio Contributor The police have asked the employer to return the passport of a Filipina maid who earlier had complained of physical assault...

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5 Oct, 2007

GDN: Expat tide 'must be turned back'

By MOHAMMED AL A' ALI Published: 5th October 2007 BAHRAIN and other Gulf countries must address the level of expatriates in their countries, as they achieve more legal...

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5 Oct, 2007

GDN: MORE RIGHTS FOR EXPATS

By SOMAN BABY and MOHAMMED AL A'ALI Published: 5th October 2007 MANAMA: New rights are on the way for expatriates in Bahrain and the Gulf as the region signs up to...

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2 Oct, 2007

Gulf Daily News: New India maids rule enforced

By MANDEEP SINGH Published: 1st October 2007 NEW restrictions to protect Indian workers from rogue employers and agents - including a minimum wage of BD100 a month for maids...

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2 Oct, 2007

AFP: Bahrain calls for expat worker residency cap in Gulf

8 hours ago DUBAI (AFP) — Bahrain wants a six-year residency cap on the millions of expatriates working in the Gulf who it says are eroding the national character of states...

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28 Sep, 2007

IANS : Bahrain launches rights booklet for expatriate workers

Bahrain launches rights booklet for expatriate workers By IANS Friday September 14, 12:16 PM Dubai, Sep 14 (IANS) To make foreign workers aware of their rights and...

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21 Sep, 2007

GDN: Expats' rights denial rapped

By ABDULRAHMAN FAKHRI Published: 20th September 2007 THE lack of adequate protection for migrant workers and the denial of union rights to public sector workers in Bahrain...

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18 Sep, 2007

BCHR: Bahraini Authorities Persistent Campaign Defaming Human Rights Defenders: Signals Possible Crackdown

Bahrain: 19 September 2007 The Bahrain center for Human Rights (BCHR) is highly concerned regarding the objectives and negative effects of the campaign run by the Bahraini...

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