Fri, Dec 28, 2018 - Page 1 News List

Foreign students ‘tricked’ into work

TAKING ADVANTAGE:The Ministry of Education said it has since last year been aware that employment agencies are recruiting students under an internship program

By Ann Maxon  /  Staff reporter

Companies have provided free accommodation to 25 students and compromised by exempting Indonesian students from night shifts for their prayers, university international section head Kuo An-min (國安民) said, adding that the students’ lives have turned “from black and white to full color” because of the program.

Additional reporting by Rachel Lin

This story has been viewed 18606 times.

Comments will be moderated. Keep comments relevant to the article. Remarks containing abusive and obscene language, personal attacks of any kind or promotion will be removed and the user banned. Final decision will be at the discretion of the Taipei Times.

TOP top