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Foreign worker regulation: The rights and wrongs

  • Ibrahim Kholilul Rohman and Morten Meyerhoff Nielsen
    Ibrahim Kholilul Rohman and Morten Meyerhoff Nielsen

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Guimares, Portugal | Mon, May 7, 2018 | 01:26 pm
Foreign worker regulation: The rights and wrongs Toward the end of 2017, the Central Statistics Agency reported that 121 million of the total 128 million workers in Indonesia were employed. (Shutterstock/File)

PREMIUM The phenomenon of the influx of foreign labor into Indonesia has led to a debate among political parties, corporate interests and the public at large. The focus of the debate revolves around the newly issued Presidential Regulation No. 20/2018 on foreign workers. Some see the regulation as solely facilitating a greater influx of foreigners at a time when Indonesia is grappling with unemployment. P...

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