Yeo: Malaysia gains with greater women participation in workforce

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  • Friday, 08 Mar 2019

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia stands to benefit when women are encouraged to join and stay in the workforce, says Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Minister Yeo Bee Yin.

"The world cannot be the best it can be if half of the population do not reach their full potential," she said, quoting former United Nations secretary-general Ban Ki-moon.

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