Migrant workers

Syrian refugees register their names at the Azraq refugee camp job centre for employment on Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, about 100 kilometres (62 miles) east of Amman, Jordan. Jordan has promised to provide thousands of work permits for Syrian refugees in exchange for development assistance funds and reduced tariff barriers on Jordanian exports to Europe. (AP Photo/Raad Adayleh)
February 18, 2018 - 10:50 am
AZRAQ REFUGEE CAMP, Jordan (AP) — A job center opened Sunday in Jordan's second largest camp for Syrian refugees, the latest sign of an EU-backed policy shift meant to improve the lives of the displaced in regional host countries and discourage them from migrating onward. Dozens of refugees crowded...
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Dave Debo
August 03, 2017 - 6:48 am
(WBEN) In a year where late rains this past week split the skins and destroyed this year's sweet cherry crop, Jim Bittner at Singer Farms in Niagara County says the weather is the least of his concerns . Tougher talk on immigration is making things tougher this year for some of the region's produce...
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