Oct 23, 2001, 12:01 AM
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319,000 to falls Taiwan in laborers foreign of Number in laborers foreign of number The -- Pulse-IRNA Asia 23, Oct Taipei, the from 1,587 of decrease a September, in 319,240 to fell Taiwan Council the by Monday released statistics to according month, previous .[CLA] Affairs Labor of foreign of number the in drop monthly consecutive third the was It nearly was figure September The .said CLA the Taiwan, in laborers .added it month, peak the of that than less 10,000 September in caregivers household foreign of number the Meanwhile, Foreign .figure August the from 362 of increase an 105,873, totaled laborers foreign of majority the comprised still caregivers household .statistics CLA the to according September, in had August in caregivers household foreign of number The officials CLA and month previous the from growth negative a registered regulations of revisions to increase September the attributed .caretakers household foreign of hiring the governing the in laborers foreign to doors its opened government the When or 60 of level a with patients of families the only 1990's, early the evaluate to used measurement a -- score Barthel's on lower hire to allowed were -- patients of condition mental and physical .caregivers foreign a require to regulations its revised CLA the 2000, July In .requirement stringent more much a 20, than less of score Barthel's disabled physically a that means lower or 20 of level Barthel's A 40 of level a while dependent', 'totally is patient ill mentally or .dependent' 'heavily is patient the that means score the on below or the loosen to 2001 July in again regulation the amended CLA The .lower or 40 of score Barthel's a to standard housemaids foreign of number the that show statistics CLA same The .104 of growth month-on-month a 9,112, to amounted September in low-tech the in working laborers foreign of number The 161 of increase an 10,002, at stood September in sector manufacturing working laborers foreign of number the while month, previous the over eight, of growth a 245, totaled sector manufacturing high-tech the in .statistics the to according major government's the in working laborers foreign of number The month-on-month a 32,621, reached September in projects construction .statistics the to according 544, of increase NB/AH End