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Impact of COVID-19 on the tradition of 'mudik' in Indonesia

For Indonesians, the festivities in the month of Ramadhan are marked by a number of traditions, one of which is ...

COVID-19: Indonesian in Malaysia donating food to workers everyday

An Indonesian housewife residing in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, has been distributing 25 lunch boxes to Indonesian migrant ...

Singapore covers Indonesian worker's medical treatment costs

Singapore is covering the medical treatment costs of an Indonesian migrant worker currently hospitalized there after ...

Embassy yet uninformed on Indonesians' arrest in Malaysia

The Indonesian Embassy in Kuala Lumpur had yet to obtain consular notification from the Malaysian government over the ...

Nunukan police confiscate 20 kg meth smuggled from Malaysia

The Nunukan Police in North Kalimantan seized 20 kilograms (kg) of methamphetamine smuggled from Malaysia and took two ...

Sukmi returns home after working in Saudi Arabia without pay

Sukmi bint Sardi Umar, an Indonesian woman from Lebak district, Banten province, had been working in Saudi Arabia for ...

Urgent need for fair treatment of migrant workers

The National Commission on Violence Against Women (Komnas Perempuan) assessed the death of 21-year-old Adelina Sau, a ...

Minister upholds ban on domestic worker placement in Middle East

The ban on sending domestic workers to the Middle East will not be lifted, Manpower Minister Muhammad Hanif Dhakiri ...

Taiwan employers consider Indonesian workers as family

Almost all migrant workers' usersw in Taiwan considers Indonesian workers, especially in the domestic sector, a ...

Amnesty International urges Indonesian parliament to ratify domestic workers law

Amnesty International has urged the Indonesian Parliament to speed ratification of the Domestic Workers Law prior to ...

An Indonesian Overstayed Worker`s Story Before Deportation

Her relieved smile suddenly colored her face, when one of the Indonesian Consulate General officers for Jeddah called ...

RI to stop sending domestic helpers in 2017

Indonesia will stop sending domestic helpers to foreign countries beginning in 2017, Manpower Transmigration Minister ...

RI to stop exporting informal sector workers in 2017

The Indonesian government is planning to stop sending informal sector workers such as domestic helpers to other ...

Indonesian worker dies in Syria

An Indonesian domestic worker from Sukabumi district, West Java province, died in Syria earlier this week, a labor ...