The Taipei City International Migrant Worker Vocational Training Course Achievement Exhibition will be held at Taipei Main Station’s multifunctional performance hall on November 10, 2019. This year, a total of 18 courses saw participation from 227 migrant workers, endowing them with an abundance of new knowledge.
Training classes for Taipei City migrant workers have begun! Free training is now available for international migrant workers from Indonesia, Vietnam, the Philippines, and Thailand to enrich their professional and language skills.
Migrant workers from Indonesia, Vietnam and the Philippines staged separate protests in Taipei on Sunday to demand the abolishment of all placement agencies and the enforcement of a compulsory government-to-government hiring system. The protesting workers, holding streamers and placards reading "Abolish the brokerage system, we want G2G" (government to government) in their own languages, rallied outside the Indonesia Economic and Trade Office (IETO) to Taipei, the Manila Cultural and Economic
Taoyuan City Department of Labor stated that there are 711,001 migrant workers in Taiwan, whereas there are 114,777 migrant workers in Taoyuan City which is the highest number in Taiwan. Therefore, Taoyuan City Department of Labor held graduation ceremony on 20th to give the study certificate to the migrant worker students after taking class in three months in migrant worker academy.
Taipei City learning programs for foreign workers exhibition will be started on 10th, November at Taipei Main Station. The migrant workers learned professional skills in the free courses. There will the performances of the students in conversation course, caregiving course and hairdressing courses to show what they have learned in these two months learning program.
The talent of overseas Filipino workers was highlighted Sunday at a free photography exhibition in Taipei depicting the lives of migrant workers. The "Turning Point: Taiwan" exhibition, being held Oct. 24-30 at Taipei's Songshan Cultural and Creative Park, is showing roughly 300 photos that chronicle the journeys of migrant workers, featuring images of their hometowns and their working environments.
More than 300 immigrants, mostly from Southeast Asian countries who married Taiwanese citizens, attended the "New Immigrant Forum" at the National Immigration Agency (NIA). The event was aimed at disseminating government empowerment measures for immigrants.
Just like Ms. Wang, many families in Taipei City have hired migrant workers to take care of their elderly family members at home who are suffering from dementia. However, as the symptoms of dementia deteriorate with age, their behavioral problems drastically increase the burden on care workers.
Starting from today to Oct 31st , National Immigration Agency offers online lucky draw event FEELING NEW. In order to understand the feeling of new immigrants on using online New Resident Exchange Platform, National Immigration Agency proposed a special event on Facebook. The interested participant can acquire the lottery opportunity by tagging two friends and writing down the benefits of using New Immigrant in Taiwan website on the activity post.
The Yilan County Labor Affairs Department has started the planning process for building onshore accommodation for migrant fishermen in the port of Nanfang'ao, a labor official said Tuesday.