Dominican Republic to require migrant work permits

first_img Sponsored Stories Top Stories Think Tank analyzes the second round of Democratic debates SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) – The Dominican Republic plans to start penalizing all companies that hire illegal workers under a new labor regulation that has sparked anger among the Caribbean country’s estimated 1 million Haitian residents.Migration Director Jose Ricardo Taveras said Friday that business owners will have one month to comply.He says he rejected pleas by several business groups to further postpone enforcement of the regulation out of growing concerns that it would result in a loss of productivity and revenue. Get a lawn your neighbor will be jealous of Meghan McCain to release audiobook on conservatism, family New high school in Mesa lets students pick career pathscenter_img More Valley freeways to be closed this weekend for improvements How men can have a healthy 2019 The Agrobusiness Board says an estimated 80 percent of workers on rice fields and 60 percent of those in banana fields are Haitian migrants.(Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.) Comments   Share   4 must play golf courses in Arizonalast_img


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