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29 Dec 2017
MALAYSIAEMPLOYMENT LAWNEWS
Employers to sign Undertaking, pay Foreign Worker Levy from January 1
PUTRAJAYA, Dec 27 (Bernama) - Employers who have been given approval to employ foreign workers are required to sign the Employer Mandatory Commitment (EMC) and bear the full cost of levy for each worker effective from January 1 2018. Human Resource Minister Datuk Seri Richard Ri ...
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWNEWS
Former Company Director acquitted of making False Statement
KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 28 (Bernama) - The Sessions Court here today ordered the release of a former company director who was charged with making a false statement to Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad without calling for his defence.
MALAYSIACRIMINAL LAWNEWS
Mechanic gets Death for Drug Trafficking
GEORGE TOWN, Dec 28 (Bernama) -- A mechanic was sent to the gallows to be hanged to death by the High Court here today after he was found guilty of trafficking in two kilogrammes of cannabis into the country.
MALAYSIAEMPLOYMENT LAWNEWS
Quash Penalties, Notices to vacate Government Quarters - Cuepacs
KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 28 (Bernama) - The Congress of Unions of Employees in the Public and Civil Services (Cuepacs) has urged the government to withdraw the penalties and 'vacate quarters' notices issued to about 500 civil servants in Kuala Lumpur and Putrajaya.
MALAYSIAEMPLOYMENT LAWNEWS
Government urged to simplify Conditions for bringing Iin Plantation Workers - Risda Chairman
PADANG BESAR, Dec 28 (Bernama) - The government has been urged to simplify the process of bringing in workers for the plantation sector, especially the oil palm industry, in order to boost its growth.
MALAYSIAGENERALREPORTS
Ensure Justice for Wang Kelian Death Camp Victims and their Families
The Malaysian Bar is very troubled by the report published by the New Straits Times ("NST") on 20 December 2017, regarding the discovery of evidence of a "massive, coordinated cover-up" of the mass graves and "death camps" that had been discovered in Wang Kelian, Perlis, in 2015 ...
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