Home Minister: Yes, we need foreign workers, but they must be legal.

Home Minister: Yes, we need foreign workers, but they must be legal. PORT KLANG: Malaysia needs foreign workers, but will not be lenient towards undocumented migrants, says Home Minister Datuk Seri Hamzah Zainuddin (pic). He said that as the Home Minister, his main concern is the safety and security of

Report: Bangladesh in talks with Malaysia to regularize undocumented migrant workers

Report: Bangladesh in talks with Malaysia to regularise undocumented migrant workers KUALA LUMPUR, July 7 — Bangladesh is currently in talks with Malaysia to regularise undocumented migrants to allow them to work in the latter country, a Bangladeshi newspaper reported today. The Daily Star cited a Bangladesh High Commission official

Pencari kerja tempatan wajib diutamakan untuk diserap dalam sektor bersesuaian

Pencari kerja tempatan wajib diutamakan untuk diserap dalam sektor bersesuaian KUALA LUMPUR – Kerajaan komited dalam usaha memastikan golongan pencari kerja tempatan termasuk para graduan terus diutamakan untuk diserap ke dalam sektor pekerjaan negara mengikut bidang yang bersesuaian dengan kelayakan masing-masing. Menteri Sumber Manusia, Datuk Seri M. Saravanan berkata, setiap

Tiada halangan warga asing ingin pulang ke negara asal – Imigresen

PUTRAJAYA, 5 Ogos — Tiada sebarang halangan untuk mana-mana warga asing yang ingin pulang ke negara asal sekiranya mereka tidak termasuk golongan tinggal lebih masa. Ketua Pengarah Jabatan Imigresen Datuk Khairul Dzaimee Daud berkata kebenaran itu diberikan kepada mereka yang tamat Pas Lawatan Sosial (PLS) sejak Januari tahun ini. “Namun

Further delays to M’sia-Bangladesh labour recruitment MOU

Bilateral discussions on new terms for recruitment of Bangladeshi migrant workers here appears to be hit with further delays. Sources told Malaysiakini that the 4th Malaysia-Bangladesh Joint Working Group (JWG) meeting scheduled to be held in Dhaka, Bangladesh, today and yesterday has been postponed… READ MORE

Joining hands to help migrant workers more effectively

A new network that aims to be a national aggregator of services for migrant workers in Singapore has been formed. The Alliance of Guest Workers Outreach (AGWO), which will be officially launched tonight, brings together partners from various areas, including corporations, religious groups and non-governmental organisations (NGOs). This is to

HR Ministry : No Freeze In Foreign Worker Intake But Many Applications Rejected

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): The Human Resources Ministry says there is no freeze in the recruitment of foreign workers but said many applications to bring in workers had been rejected due to non-compliance with the law. The ministry said in a statement on Friday (May 17) that it was committed to

Malaysia is Recognised as One of the Top Medical Travel Destinations Around the World

Malaysia is internationally renowned for its food, cultural diversity, and heritage spots. But did you know that it is also one of the top spots for medical travel? Last year alone, the country welcomed over a million medical travellers and took in an earning of RM1.3 billion from the sector.

Nepalis’ labour migration to Malaysia likely to resume as two countries sign fresh pact

Kathmandu, September 12 Labour officials of Nepal and Malaysia have signed a new agreement that is expected to resume the labour migration of Nepali workers to the Southeast Asian country. Though Malaysia remained one of the most favourite destinations for Nepali workers, the migration process was suspended for over one

Nepal and Malaysia closer to agreement to resume sending workers from Nepal

KATHMANDU, Aug 30: Nepal and Malaysia have reached closer to an agreement to resume sending workers from Nepal after a hiatus of some 14 months. A seven-member Nepali delegation from the Ministry of Labor is visiting Kuala Lampur for negotiation scheduled for September 10-11 after the Malaysian authorities positively responded to