NHRC strive towards ‘Work in Fishing Convention’ goal in protecting migrant fishermen’s rights

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC, 國家人權委員會) under the Control Yuan launched a series of "Taiwan Human Rights PLUS"...

Taiwan Health Minister acknowledges possible Omicron infection

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Taiwan Health Minister Chen Shih-chung (陳時中) acknowledged the possibility of Omicron infection cases appearing in Taiwan and emphasized the...

Number of migrant workers in ‘3K’ industries surged by 125% in past 10 years

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Taiwan reports five imported COVID-19 cases

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Taiwan’s diplomat writing exam sees ‘migrant worker care’ as focus

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Taiwan has around 700,000 migrant workers who help with the nation's most difficult jobs, and how to care for...

Taoyuan helps Thai migrant worker reunite with family after stroke

TAIPEI (The China Post) — As many industrial and manufacturing jobs are in Taoyuan City, migrant workers who are employees of such businesses often...

Four more added to Taiwan’s ‘key high-risk countries’ list

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Malawi, Mozambique, Egypt, and Nigeria have been added to Taiwan's "key high-risk countries" list on Monday and will be...
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移工也是人!洪申翰感性訴求 盼提升台灣勞動環境 | Hung Sung-han pushes to improve Taiwan’s working environment for migrant workers

【看CP學英文】台灣外籍移工議題至今仍有許多需要改善的面向,而今年,原先將疫情控制相當好的台灣,卻因為苗栗移工禁足令重創台灣在國際舞台上的形象。 There are still many aspects to be improved regarding the issue of foreign migrant workers in Taiwan. Taiwan, which originally made headlines this year...

「挺移工」遭網友出征漫罵 洪申翰:勞雇不該站在對立面 | Migrant workers are not the enemy of employers, and vice versa: DPP Legislator

【看CP學英文】即將邁入高齡社會的台灣有越來越多家庭需要聘雇看護幫忙照顧家中的長者,而近幾年來,台灣的社福移工中也即將達到25萬人之多,卻也頻頻出現看護移工與雇主對立的場面,成為台灣整體社會需要正視的問題。 More and more families in Taiwan need to hire domestic caregivers to help take care of their elders. In recent years, there are about...
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移工辛苦賺、人權他來顧!立委洪申翰替弱勢發聲「心靈很富足」| Legislator Hung Sung-han fights for migrant worker rights in Taiwan

【看CP學英文】台灣自1989年開始引進移工後,至今已突破70萬名在台灣從事長照服務及製造業工作,然而這30幾年下來,移工仍有許多權利未受到台灣法律保護,再加上語言隔閡和文化差異,導致他們更容易成為不肖仲介的受害者,遭到剝削成社會的弱勢。 Since the introduction of migrant workers in Taiwan in 1989, more than 700,000 workers have been employed in the long-term care service and manufacturing...

因應與日俱增的車內娛樂需求 凱銳光電即將上市!|JET Opto to go public amid soaring demand for in-car entertainment.

【看CP學英文】台灣凱銳光電股份有限公司的創辦人兼董事長林傳凱於週二宣布,為了因應車載顯示器及後座娛樂系統的急切需求,凱瑞光電預計在2022年的第三季申請在台股上市。 Taiwan’s JET Optoelectronics Co., Ltd. (凱銳光電) plans to apply for a stock market listing on Taiwan Stock Exchange in the third quarter of 2022...

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