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PETALING JAYA: Employers are calling for the government to loosen the terms and allow hiring of all foreign workers under the redeployment initiative but workers’ unions are against it, saying that jobless locals should be given priority.
FROM the Industrial Relations Act to problems at the workplace brought about by Covid-19, the country’s two main bodies representing bosses and workers have a history of being at loggerheads. But for once, the Malaysian Employers Federation (MEF) and Malaysian Trades Union Congress (MTUC) are seeing eye to eye, united by their vehement opposition to the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP).
A clear long-term direction is needed to solve the issue of the country over-relying on foreigners to do certain jobs
PETALING JAYA: Bosses have slammed the government’s move to restrict foreign labour to the construction, agriculture and plantation sectors in the future, saying this will further devastate other industries trying to recover from the movement control order.
Restricting foreign workers to only three sectors will devastate other industries, says Employers Federation
PETALING JAYA: Restricting foreign workers to only the construction, agriculture and plantation sectors would further devastate other industries trying to recover from the movement control order (MCO), says the Malaysian Employers Federation (MEF).
PETALING JAYA: Lauding the moratorium extension and targeted bank assistance as timely, businesses say more measures should be introduced to help businesses to stimulate the economy.
PETALING JAYA: Body aches, sleep problems and weight gain are some health challenges workers face as more firms shift to a work-from-home arrangement due to the Covid-19 pandemic.