Putrajaya has no plan to unionise workers, say activists

THE government lacks solid planning in its supposed move to recognise workers’ right to unionise, labour activists said. They said that past governments, including the previous Pakatan Harapan administration, had been talking about this for years but there had been no concrete action, following the Human Resources Ministry’s announcement it would amend the process of […]

Agencies sourcing elsewhere to resolve maid shortage

EMPLOYMENT agencies have started sourcing for workers from another five countries to resolve the nationwide shortage of maids.  The Malaysian Association of Employment Agencies (PAPA) said its members were looking to hire domestic help from Timor Leste, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Nepal, and Myanmar, apart from the usual source countries – Indonesia and the Philippines. 

Malaysia climbs to 7th spot with 4 more gold medals at SEA Games

MALAYSIA climbed up two spots in the 2023 South East Asian (SEA) Games medal tally after picking up four gold medals at the end of the second day of the tournament that began on Friday. Two gold medals came from karate and one each from  pencak silat and petanque, bringing Malaysia’s total to six gold, […]

Case of ex-newscaster still open

PETALING JAYA: It will be the second Hari Raya Aidilfitri since former TV3 personality Zalina Azman was reported missing. Read full story

Govt allocates RM1.2bil for Negri development

SEREMBAN: An allocation of RM1.2bil has been announced by the Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim for the socioeconomic development implementation in Negri Sembilan. Read full story

‘Rights of Malays not at risk’

SEREMBAN: The unity government has never betrayed nor taken away the rights of the Malays, and it has continued implementing all policies to safeguard their interests. says Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim. Read full story

Safely home from Sudan conflict

SEPANG: A Malaysian woman who has arrived home safely following the Sudan conflict recounted the harrowing times of hearing the sound of gunfire, besides having to go through roadblocks mounted by the army. Read full story