Clearing the air on refugees

  • Letters
  • Wednesday, 10 Jul 2019

WE are both academic researchers who work closely with the refugee community in Malaysia and are deeply concerned over the misleading arguments in the letter “Careful with right to work” (The Star, June 25) by Pola Singh (online at

In our work, we routinely encounter individuals with these misconceptions and would like to present some facts to clear the air surrounding some of the issues highlighted by the writer.

Subscribe now to our Premium Plan for an ad-free and unlimited reading experience!

Next In Letters

Integrity in workplace safety
More to Sabah food than just Chinese dishes
Holding the government accountable
Wrapping up the plastic problem
New outlook in the war against drugs lauded
Just recognition for artistes and arts practitioners
Ensuring personal safety of law enforcers
Twin problems of youths
#BeatPlasticPollution: Govt, business, consumers must work together
#BeatPlasticPollution: Sustainable production and consumption is the way to go

Others Also Read