Migrant workers vital for economic recovery - UNDP


  • World Premium
  • Monday, 05 Oct 2009

BANGKOK (Reuters) - The global economic crisis has reduced the role of migrant workers, but that is likely to change dramatically as developed countries face a shortfall in workers over the next four decades, a U.N. report said on Monday.

Demand for migrants will return when economic revival is underway, offering huge administrative and recruitment cost-savings for companies operating in rich countries, the United Nations Development Programme said.

Article type: metered
User access status: 3
Join our Telegram channel to get our Evening Alerts and breaking news highlights
   

Next In World

Philippines poll body rejects petition to bar Marcos from presidential race Premium
NFL taps data science community to help track head impacts Premium
Betty White’s 100th birthday celebrated by Google with search Easter egg Premium
Japan gov't discussing quasi-state of emergency for Tokyo, surrounding areas -FNN Premium
N.Korea fires suspected ballistic missile - Japan Premium
Horses jump bonfires as Spain's purification ceremony returns after pandemic break Premium
Ahead of election, Macron banks on rosy French economy, new jobs Premium
Who’s watching? How governments used the pandemic to normalise surveillance Premium
Australia, New Zealand step up efforts to aid tsunami-hit Tonga Premium
Biden, Japan PM Kishida to hold bilateral talks on Friday-White House Premium

Others Also Read


Vouchers