MOI releases list of countries whose domestic workers have been banned



As per the list issued by the General Directorate of Residency Affairs of the Ministry of Interior the new countries whose domestic workers have been banned included, in addition to domestic workers from Ivory Coast and Madagascar, Djibouti, Ethiopia, Burkina Faso, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Uganda, Nigeria and Togo. Females are from Senegal, Malawi, Chad, Sierra Leone, Niger, Tanzania, Gambia, Ghana, Zimbabwe, Madagascar, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo, and Burundi. As for the Asian countries, the ban included only Indonesia and Bhutan..Based on the circular from the Foreign Ministry, as per the new ban list which was issued last July and canceled all the lists that preceded it, two countries, namely Eritrea and Liberia, were removed from the ban list.-A.T.