Interactive Voice Response (IVR) services on Migration Information Dr. Md. Nurul Islam Director Bureau of Manpower, Employment and Training Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh www.e-asia.org
The Recruiting agent is allowed to receive a maximum of Tk. 84,000.00 for male including air ticket, non compliance of which make liable for punitive action, cancellation of license and forfeiture of security deposit, etc. This figure is Tk. 20,000.00 only for women migrant workers in house keeping trade. Air ticket is provided by the employer.
Recruiting Agents need to deposit Tk. 1.6 m to BMET for processing license which is kept as security deposit. This money may be distributed to the claimants for any fraudulence activity detected.
Recruitment Procedure for Overseas Employment for workers Attestation by Bangladesh Mission Registration in BMET Database Selection of workers Medical Test Obtain Visa from Embassy in Dhaka (If necessary ) Pre-departure Briefing at BMET Emigration Clearance from BMET Departure from Airport Apply for Recruiting Permission (Ministry/BMET) with i) Demand letter ii) Job Contract iii) Visa advice & iv) Power of Attorney Obtain permission from Ministry/BMET For recruiting agency Submission of Job contract for individuals in BMET
A computer database network has been established at district level offices (DEMO) and BMET head quarters with connection at the Ministry, Airport and BAIRA office. The recruiting agencies or employer may use their own computer to recruit from the database. This has created accountability and transparency in the recruitment system and aimed to gradual elimination of the middlemen. Extortion of money and harassment of job seekers reduced . Database Network
Components of Database Network, Internetworking: Arrival and departure information Airport Recruiting Agent: at his office Candidate selection All users around the world Internet: Information Searching Job seeker’s registration Registration District office (DEMO) Ministry Search Information Recruiting permission Permission Head Office Clearance Emigration Clearance Head Office Recruiting agent’s licensing Licensing Head Office Head Office Central Database
Job Seeker Apply for Registration Registration-ID is given, after verification and successfully entered data into BMET Database Registration Procedure
Job seeker submits the following papers
Special Courses Certificates
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A job seeker may register his particulars at Dhaka or at own District Office He will get a Registration ID District Employment and Manpower office (DEMO)
Job Seekers Registration Card Registration ID Personal Information Date of birth Address Photograph
Sample Emigration Clearance Card Bar coded clearance ID Personal Information Registration ID Passport Information Employee address Photograph