Interesting Migration Stories the past 7 days

Interesting Migration Stories the past 7 days

 

Young, elderly and disabled depended upon migration workers:

https://www.smh.com.au/national/the-care-of-our-young-elderly-and-disabled-is-increasingly-reliant-on-overseas-born-workers-20181227-p50oe3.html – Anup Raj Neupane

Visa condition breached. Individual facing deportation: https://www.sbs.com.au/yourlanguage/punjabi/en/article/2019/02/01/underpaid-and-badly-exploited-indian-cook-now-faces-deportation

Real or arranged? Allegations of a forged identity of a brother and sister for Australian spouse visa:

https://www.sbs.com.au/yourlanguage/punjabi/en/article/2019/01/30/indian-brother-sister-accused-marrying-each-other-australian-visa; https://au.news.yahoo.com/brother-sister-accused-marrying-obtain-australian-visa-020500971.html

An inspirational story of a child of migrant parents defeating the odds:

https://www.sbs.com.au/yourlanguage/punjabi/en/audiotrack/meet-simran-kaur-wadhawan-newest-member-raaf

International students do anything they can to meet migration requirements. Lying? Cheating?:

https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-01-31/international-students-cheating/10753072

Refused on guardianship laws. Blocked from Hong Kong:

https://www.eturbonews.com/244273/no-entry-to-australia-for-saudi-women-traveling-without-male-guardian

Compensation for UK child migrants. A misguided program into Australia:

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2019/feb/01/uk-child-migrants-sent-to-australia-offered-just-20k-compensation

Other stories past seven days. Stories early 2019:

2nd of Jan: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-01-02/farmers-nt-left-out-skilled-migrant-worker-scheme-high-hopes/10680366

15th of Jan: https://www.news.com.au/national/politics/seven-in-10-aussies-dont-want-more-migrants-anu-survey-reveals/news-story/8d6e45de83aea4fc04e6765bc6d8a7c6

26th of Jan: https://www.smh.com.au/national/western-australia/i-wouldn-t-be-alive-new-citizens-show-why-being-australian-matters-20190125-p50trt.html