economic migrant


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economic migrant

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a person who moves from one region, place, or country to another in order to improve his or her standard of living
Translations

economic migrant

, economic refugee
nWirtschaftsflüchtling m (neg!)
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The ban applies to any economic migrant or student who has not been granted permission to stay for more than six months.
As economic migrants they should not be feared since an economic migrant has no negative connotation ndash this is a person who is here to conduct an economic activity, according to Vatraacute#318ovaacute.
I've been pigeon-holed at different times and for different reasons into three categories: refugee, displaced person and economic migrant.
Mr Langton came to Spain as an economic migrant when times were tough in England.
Every time an economic migrant is employed in the UK, it means another unemployed British worker.
According to The Telegraph, the report by the Democracy Institute warns that the British Government is to blame for the amessa of migration describing the flood of new arrivals as a aself-inflicted economic migrant own goal.a
Unlike the others, Mr Golebiewski came to this country as an economic migrant and has enjoyed capturing scenes such as Warwick Castle and Coventry's Holy Trinity Church in his spare time from his job as a warehouse operative.
The aim of Croeso is to promote discussion of diversity issues between different community groups, addressing concerns around ethnicity, race, economic migrant or asylum status.
The number of pupils from economic migrant families in the borough has risen from 199 in 2004 to 356 this year.
However, If I were an economic migrant with nothing to gain apart from being sent back home - I might well think again and not come.
In a memo to the Welsh Affairs Select Committee, the WLGA writes, The lack of accurate figures and profiles of the migrant worker population severely inhibit measures local authorities need to develop to respond to the diverse needs of new economic migrant workers.