immigration

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departure from one's native land to settle in another

Synonyms for immigration

migration into a place (especially migration to a country of which you are not a native in order to settle there)

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the body of immigrants arriving during a specified interval

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Foreign labor comprises nearly 38 percent of the total workforce in Singapore.
Due to the presence of Kyrgyz citizens in the local labor market, the Commission rejected four applications for foreign labor.
Twigg said in a statement to the National Iraqi News Agency/ NINA / that he has observed in the recent period the emergence of the phenomenon of the increasing use of foreign labor in restaurants and hotels, at a time the unemployment rates in Iraq rose to more than 15% .
To plan also suggests increasing 15~20% of foreign labor quota.
The oil and gas industry showed a greater demand than any other sector for foreign labor, representing 30% of all work permits granted in the period.
The minister stressed the government's commitment to international agreements on the rights of foreign labor.
BAGHDAD / Aswat al-Iraq - Iraq's Minister of Labor & Social Affairs, Nassar al-Rubei, has announced on Wednesday that the allocations for social protection in his country has covered 980,000 Iraqi families, but said that the foreign labor force was one of the basic reasons for unemployment in the country.
Speaking to reporters, labor auditor Ali Ihsan Ozturk with the Turkish Ministry of Labor & Social Security said that illegal foreign labor force was one of the biggest problems of the Turkish tourism sector.
At the domestic level, there are serious social, cultural and behavioral impacts left by the "uneducated" foreign labor on the Gulf citizens, coupled with an embedded culture by some Gulf citizens, such as the dominance of tribal and fanatic values that do not conform to the course of development witnessed by the GCC.
Summary: GPC for passports and nationality general administration solely has right to procure foreign labor to resume economic activity
The latest subject is "Around the World in 8 Charts," which aptly utilizes various measures from our comparative foreign labor statistics program.
According to Saudi Labor Minister Ghazi Al-Gosaibi, who headed meeting, the basis of the Bahraini project is to "raise the cost of importing foreign labor to such an extent that it would no longer be feasible to import it".
Farben, operated a plant in Auschwitz supervised by the SS, produced Zyklon B to gas Jews and other victims of the Nazis, and employed forced foreign labor.
To address these problems, Tokyo should relax its immigration laws to take in more foreign labor.
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