Arab Today, arab today overseas job market for bangladeshis still in doldrums
Last Updated : GMT 15:40:14
Arab Today, arab today
Arab Today, arab today

Overseas job market for Bangladeshis still in doldrums

Arab Today, arab today

Arab Today, arab today Overseas job market for Bangladeshis still in doldrums

Overseas job market for Bangladeshis
Dhaka - XINHUA

Overseas employment for Bangladeshis still remains stuck in the doldrums, with no lift at all in demand from major traditional world markets which felt the pinch of recession, an official said here Wednesday.
"A total of 207,957 Bangladeshis found jobs abroad in January- June this year, down from 208,340 people during the same period in 2013," an official of the country's Bureau of Manpower Employment and Training (BMET) told Xinhua.
Of the total overseas employment in the six months, the BMET official who requested to be unnamed, said that more than two- thirds of Bangladeshi workers found jobs in Bahrain, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Singapore and Qatar.
Some 37,848 people found overseas jobs in June, up 11.11 percent from a year earlier, he said.
According to sources, fresh employment opportunities for Bangladesh's foreign job seekers continued to suffer from the brunt of global financial crunch in many major traditional world markets.
Before the wounds from recession recovered, they said, Bangladesh suffered a fresh blow.
The United Arab Emirates, which has been a sustained labor market for the last couple of years despite a global economic recession, squeezed its doors for Bangladeshi passport holders from mid-2012, citing Dhaka's failure to resolve its security concerns over identification and fake documents, they said.
The latest BMET data showed 11, 536 Bangladeshis found jobs in the oil-rich Gulf country in the first six months of 2014, down from nearly 200,000 a year earlier.
As the UAE jobs dried up, the official said, overseas employment for Bangladeshis in the second half of 2012 fell by nearly 23 percent to some 232,961.
The country suffered a blow in 2013 when some 409,253 Bangladeshis found jobs abroad, down from 607,798 in 2012.
Officials attributed the current sliding remittance growth to sluggish overseas employment.
The flow of inward remittances in the 2013-14 financial year ( July 2013-June 2014) fell about 1.61 percent to 14.23 billion U.S. dollars.
Sources said the decrease in total inflow of remittance was due mainly to sluggish overseas employment and political instability surrounding the country's Jan. 5 national elections.

Name *

E-mail *

Comment Title*

Comment *

: Characters Left

Mandatory *

Terms of use

Publishing Terms: Not to offend the author, or to persons or sanctities or attacking religions or divine self. And stay away from sectarian and racial incitement and insults.

I agree with the Terms of Use

Security Code*

Arab Today, arab today overseas job market for bangladeshis still in doldrums Arab Today, arab today overseas job market for bangladeshis still in doldrums

 



Arab Today, arab today
Arab Today, arab today Hats, scarves add beauty to women

GMT 19:10 2017 Friday ,17 February

Hats, scarves add beauty to women
Arab Today, arab today Tourist guide reveals methods of tourist attractions

GMT 17:46 2017 Saturday ,18 February

Tourist guide reveals methods of tourist attractions
Arab Today, arab today To release new antiques collection

GMT 20:33 2017 Friday ,17 February

To release new antiques collection
Arab Today, arab today Air raid kills eight women, child

GMT 06:42 2017 Friday ,17 February

Air raid kills eight women, child
Arab Today, arab today Murder of 2 reporters in Dominican Republic

GMT 22:45 2017 Thursday ,16 February

Murder of 2 reporters in Dominican Republic
View News in Arabic - Business: قضايا ساخنة
Arab Today, arab today
Arab Today, arab today
Arab Today, arab today Kidogo provides childcare for underserved

GMT 20:24 2017 Wednesday ,15 February

Kidogo provides childcare for underserved
Arab Today, arab today Tragic fluctuations of Bakhtiari's life revealed

GMT 06:50 2017 Wednesday ,15 February

Tragic fluctuations of Bakhtiari's life revealed
Arab Today, arab today London to tax old cars

GMT 14:06 2017 Friday ,17 February

London to tax old cars
Arab Today, arab today Pluto's unruly moons

GMT 06:31 2015 Thursday ,04 June

Pluto's unruly moons
Arab Today, arab today Competes Sweden and Germans by S90

GMT 22:36 2017 Thursday ,16 February

Competes Sweden and Germans by S90
Arab Today, arab today Porsche reveals new 2018 Panamera

GMT 17:31 2017 Wednesday ,15 February

Porsche reveals new 2018 Panamera
Arab Today, arab today Actress Nadeen Al Rassi views art as her entity

GMT 07:30 2017 Saturday ,18 February

Actress Nadeen Al Rassi views art as her entity
Arab Today, arab today Teach monkeys to recognize themselves in mirror

GMT 20:41 2017 Wednesday ,15 February

Teach monkeys to recognize themselves in mirror

GMT 07:05 2017 Friday ,17 February

Singer Diana Karzon will issue a new album soon

GMT 06:40 2017 Friday ,10 February

MP calls for removing text from Islamic story

GMT 13:16 2017 Tuesday ,14 February

First fashion model with Down syndrome

GMT 10:26 2017 Tuesday ,14 February

Emergency UN meeting in Harare

GMT 14:04 2017 Tuesday ,14 February

"Lagom" new Swedish concept in interior design

GMT 12:07 2017 Thursday ,16 February

Bite-mimicking malaria vaccine

GMT 09:03 2017 Thursday ,16 February

Tour guide praises women’s beaches

GMT 13:12 2015 Saturday ,09 May

Sheikh Sultan opens Sharjah Centre

GMT 15:16 2017 Sunday ,19 February

Apple to start India operations with iPhone SE

GMT 21:42 2017 Sunday ,12 February

Rania al-Ghazali designs candles of bubbles
Arab Today, arab today
Arab Today, arab today
 
 Arab Today Facebook,arab today facebook  Arab Today Twitter,arab today twitter Arab Today Rss,arab today rss  Arab Today Youtube,arab today youtube  Arab Today Youtube,arab today youtube
arabstoday arabstoday arabstoday arabstoday
arabstoday arabstoday arabstoday
arabstoday
بناية النخيل - رأس النبع _ خلف السفارة الفرنسية _بيروت - لبنان
arabstoday, Arabstoday, Arabstoday