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Govt will not add nations to migrant worker blacklist

  • Mustaqim Adamrah

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Thu, November 3 2011 | 08:00 am

PREMIUM The Indonesian government says it has no plans to add to the list of five countries where Indonesian migrant workers are banned from seeking employment.

The government does not allow Indonesian migrants to travel to these locations in order to shield them from the absence of legal protections in these countries.

In contrast, the Philippine government announced on Wednesday that it wo...