Recruitment system halted as firms linked to ring


Human Resource Minister M.Kulasegaran giving the press conferencee after chairing with the private institute and manufacturers at Industrial Training Institute at jelapang.

PETALING JAYA: Human Resources Minister M. Kulasegaran (pic) said the Government has suspended the system currently in place for the recruitment of migrant workers from Bangladesh.

“This suspension will last until a full investigation has been completed into allegations that a syndicate was operating it as a human traf­ficking scheme to exploit these workers,” he told The Star yesterday.

Limited time offer:
Just RM5 per month.

Monthly Plan

RM13.90/month
RM5/month

Billed as RM5/month for the 1st 6 months then RM13.90 thereafters.

Annual Plan

RM12.33/month

Billed as RM148.00/year

1 month

Free Trial

For new subscribers only


Cancel anytime. No ads. Auto-renewal. Unlimited access to the web and app. Personalised features. Members rewards.
Follow us on our official WhatsApp channel for breaking news alerts and key updates!

Government , STARPROBE

   

Next In Nation

De Fam wows the crowd at Melaka state level open house
Civil Defence Force rescues two-year-old trapped in car in KL
LBS UNVEILS BSP SUTERA
Govt allots RM9.5mil to boost cocoa production
Policy on plastic in the pipeline
Pupils, teacher inspired by iconic female-led bands
Tackling mental health crisis needs collective effort, says Yeoh
Over a million trees planted across Penang
Lack of life insurance a ticking time-bomb, says industry
Putting Borneo cocoa on the world chocolate map

Others Also Read