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281 million people were living outside their country of origin in 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has slowed global migration by nearly 30 percent, with around two million fewer people than predicted migrating between 2019 and 2020,...

Protests send Hong Kongers to Taiwan in search of new lives

Pictures by Sam Yeh and Philip Fong. Video by Sean Chang by Amber Wang, with Yan Zhao in Hong Kong Protests that have paralysed Hong Kong...

Bored and broke, Vietnam migrants risk lives for riches in Europe

by Jenny Vaughan, with Tran Thi Minh Ha in Nghe An Young, aspirational and poor Vietnamese are risking their lives to travel to Europe, taking...

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Former NUSS member unable to find work becomes full-time Grab driver to support his family

Progress Singapore Party member Jeffrey Khoo took to Facebook with a story of a Grab driver who was once...
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Chee Soon Juan: What’s a person’s worth? F&B jobs are ‘back-breaking… few Singaporeans want the job’

Opposition politician Chee Soon Juan, who last year ventured into the restaurant business, posted an unusual photo on Facebook...

Unity in Diversity: Pritam Singh’s post after WP MPs voted on 377A draws praise from netizens

Workers’ Party chief and Leader of the Opposition Pritam Singh posted a picture of the WP Members of Parliament...

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