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Jan

Disposable women

By Sulema Jahangir Published in Dawn, January 27, 2020 IN an era of growing migration, hardening policies towards immigration and transnational marriages, opportunities to exploit women with impunity have grown rapidly. The Casey Review 2016 commissioned by the British parliament to improve integration of ethnic minority groups in Britain found that the dependent immigration status of ethnic […]

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Use of illegal remittance channels on the rise in Pakistan: Reza Baqir

By: Salman Siddiqui Published in The Express Tribune, January 11, 2020 KARACHI: The State Bank governor on Friday said overseas Pakistanis were increasingly using informal channels to send remittances to the country. “We are seeing that the use of formal channels for sending money [by expatriates] is not growing as much as the use of informal channels,” Reza[…]