1 May 2017
PETALING JAYA: The welfare and quality of life of the country’s workforce will continue to be a key focus for the Barisan Nasional government, says Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai.
2 April 2017
KLANG: Depression will be the No. 1 disability in the world by 2030 and is expected to adversely affect workplace productivity.
24 March 2017
PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Trades Union Congress (MTUC) has lauded the new Employment Insurance System (EIS), saying that it is timely.
10 March 2017
A BILL for the proposed Employment Insurance Scheme (EIS) to assist retrenched workers is likely to be tabled in the next Parliamentary meeting this year.
27 February 2017
PETALING JAYA: Downsizing is part and parcel of any business operation, but a labour expert has urged bosses to observe proper procedures and act according to the law when doing so.
9 November 2016
THERE are currently no plans to put into place a six-hour workday for civil servants as they are already given the flexibility to choose when to start work, said Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Seri Shahidan Kassim.
31 October 2016
PETALING JAYA: It is high time bosses offer Flexible Working Arrangement (FWA) to employees to cut losses owing to hours being stuck in traffic jams and to make the workforce more attractive.
20 October 2016
PETALING JAYA: Journalists have a right to perform their duties without restriction or intimidation, said the Malaysian Trades Union Congress (MTUC).
18 October 2016
PUTRAJAYA: Hundreds of private sector workers staged a gathering in front of the Prime Minister's Office here Tuesday to pressure the Government to address their ongoing problems.
16 September 2016
PETALING JAYA: A controversial move by the Immigration Department to freeze the assets and bank accounts of employers who hire illegal foreign workers has been applauded by the MTUC.