Malaysia has zero unemployment rate, says minister


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  • Friday, 28 Nov 2014

MALAYSIA can be said to have “zero unemployment” with 2.7% the country’s labour force jobless.

Human Resources Minister Datuk Seri Richard Riot Jaem said the International Labour Organisation had defined an unemployment rate of below 4% as “full employment” or zero unemployment.

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