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Nation 09 Feb 2005 | 12:00 AM

There's no need to bite the hand of friendship

The reaction in Indonesia has been extreme. Three Indonesian dailies carried the story of illegal workers in Malaysia not being paid their salaries on their front pages. SUHAINI AZNAM writes.

Lifestyle 12 Dec 2004 | 12:00 AM

Saga of migrant labour

Muthammal Palanisamy has come close though. I>Shore to Shore/Iis an autobiographical account of her family's experiences as Indian indentured labourers. It starts with her father setting sail for Malaya, sometime between 1912 and 1913.

Letters 29 Aug 2004 | 12:00 AM

Juggling rights and the media

The recent attempt by the National Human Rights Commission (Suhakam) to focus on media activity and complaints against the media has met with a cautious and sceptical response. A review of the circumstances around the issue may help to explain this general lack of enthusiasm writes BUNN NAGARA.

Letters 13 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

High price of foreign labour

From P. TOH, Penang

Nation 04 Mar 2003 | 12:00 AM

Temporary Indon ban on women working abroad

Indonesia has decided to temporarily stop sending women workers to work abroad as domestic helpers, baby-sitters and elderly care-givers from this month, saying that it is to increase training facilities prior to reopening the immigration gates.

Business 01 Mar 2003 | 12:00 AM

RM53mil Q2 profit for MK Land

MK Land Holdings Bhd has achieved a group pre-tax profit of RM52.9mil for the second quarter ended Dec 31, 2002 on the back of a revenue of RM215.7mil.