Worker shortage among causes of egg supply disruption

THE Agriculture and Food Security Ministry will overcome the problem of labour shortage, which is one of the contributing factors to the low supply of chicken eggs ahead of Ramadan and Aidilfitri, its minister Mohamad Sabu said.

He said to address the matter, his ministry, together with the Home Ministry and the Human Resources Ministry, are working to increase the number of workers in the agricultural sector as well as other sectors.