In the fiscal year 2077-78, the number of Nepali migrant workers seeking international jobs fell by 55%. In the previous fiscal year 2076-77, the number of workers seeking foreign employment fell by 28%.
During the previous fiscal year, 368, 433 Nepali workers received one for abroad employment. According to the department’s data, 508, 828 Nepalis sought abroad employment in 2075-76.
In the previous year, Nepalis sought abroad employment in 116 countries, including the UAE, Japan, Romania, Malaysia, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, South Korea, and Cyprus.