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Letters 03 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Foreigners willing to become GROs

From the Malay press: Many foreigners, including those from China, are willing to work as guest relations officers (GROs) before seeking other jobs in order to get permanent resident status or citizenship in Malaysia.

Business 06 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

How sustainable is our recovery?

Going into 2003, Malaysia economic recovery is expected to be sustainable in spite of a slowing US economy. We see real GDP sustaining at 4.3% in 2003 (2002e: 4.0%).

Nation 07 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Huge medical bills to blame too, says MEF

Hefty medical bills are among the factors that have led workers to seek the help of I>Ah Long/I>s or loan sharks, according to the Malaysian Employers Federation (MEF).

Nation 28 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Keep Industrial Court in KL, urge prime users

The MTUC, Malaysian Employers Federation (MEF) and the Bar Council are protesting against the Government#8217;s plan to relocate the Industrial Court in Kuala Lumpur to Putrajaya.

Nation 06 Mar 2003 | 12:00 AM

Give holiday for Sultan’s coronation, employers urged

Employers should consider giving their workers a paid public holiday in honour of the Sultan of Selangor's coronation next Monday.

Nation 14 Mar 2003 | 12:00 AM

MEF: Be flexible with health plan

The Malaysian Employers Federation (MEF) disagreed with the Health Ministry's plan to make it compulsory for Malaysians to make monthly contributions to the National Health Insurance Scheme.

Nation 22 Mar 2003 | 12:00 AM

Fong: Opt for other steps instead of retrenchment

Export-driven manufacturers can opt for partial shutdowns, reduce working hours or allow employees to take additional leave if production is hit by the war in Iraq, said Datuk Dr Fong Chan Onn.

Nation 27 Mar 2003 | 12:00 AM

Employers seek relaxation of certain work provisions

Employers want the Government to relax certain work provisions to enable them to tide over the impending difficult times caused by the fallout from the Iraq war.

Business 22 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Manufacturing growth may slow

The manufacturing sector may grow at a lower rate this year than the 5% forecast earlier, said International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Seri Rafidah Aziz.

Nation 06 May 2003 | 12:00 AM

Assess employees fairly, says Abdullah

Employers have been told to assess their employees fairly and accurately and give just rewards to develop a culture of excellence in their organisations.