Daily Archives: July 22, 2017

South China Sea Dispute Smolders as Trump Administration Weighs Approach

WASHINGTON � The first six months of the Trump administration saw relatively few confrontations over the territorial disputes in the South China Sea; however, analysts and officials say the lack of public conflict does not mean the issues have

Immigration DG: Lodge reports over payments for E-card

Employers or foreign workers who had made payments to secure a temporary Immigration Department Enforcement Card (E-card) should lodge a police report as they are likely to have been cheated. This is because the process to secure an E-card is

Stop knee-jerk approach to migrant labour, say NGOs

Groups have urged Putrajaya to work towards a comprehensive national policy on labour migration, slamming previous knee-jerk approaches. Rani Rasiah, chairperson at the Migrant Workers Right to Redress (MWR2R) coalition highlighted the importance of ha...

Security ranks high for the homeseekers

GEORGE TOWN: Security is a key feature sought after by property buyers at the StarProperty.my Fair 2017 at Gurney Plaza and Gurney Paragon Mall here. Eco World Development Group Berhad (EcoWorld) sales executive Andre Lim Han Lin said potential buyers

Bangladeshi, Indian, Nepali illegal workers assured of E-Kad

PETALING JAYA: Putrajaya has assured the governments of Bangladesh, India and Nepal that their nationals who are working without valid permits in Malaysia would be legalised under the rehiring programme which will go on till the end of the year.The