KATHMANDU, April 15: The Department of Foreign Employment has started issuing institutional labor permits completely online from Friday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 21: The online labor permit recently launched by the Foreign Employment Office, Kathmandu has become effective.

KATHMANDU, Jan 16: The Foreign Employment Office, Kathmandu, under the Department of Foreign Employment (DoFE), is issuing labor permits through an online system from today.

KATHMANDU, Nov 9: The South Korean government is allowing job placement for eligible Nepali workers from November 24.

KATHMANDU, Sept 26: The Department of Foreign Employment has recommended the names of 1,600 people willing to go to Israel for employment.

13% of candidates pass EPS-TOPIK

June 29, 2019 08:19 am

KATHMANDU, June 29: The Employment Permit System (EPS) under the Department of Foreign Employment (DoFE) published the result of Proficiency in Korean (TOPIK) on Friday. Out of 92,376 candidates who filled up the form, around 13% passed the exam. The total number of passed candidates is 12,009 for this year.

KATHMANDU, Feb 11: As many as 53 Malaysian companies have been barred from hiring Nepali workers due to their 'dismal track record', according to the Department of Foreign Employment (DoFE). The companies in question were among 67 companies in Malaysia and the Gulf region blacklisted by the DoFE in the recent weeks acting upon tip offs of Nepal's missions, rights organizations and complaints of Nepalis working there.

KATHMANDU, Oct 27: The Commission for the Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) on Friday filed corruption cases against 25 officials of the Department of Foreign Employment on the charge of sending women to Gulf countries by forging documents upon the request of recruiting agencies.