Category Archives: Legal & judicial

MTUC-ILO Workshop on International Labour Standards and Labour Laws in Malaysia

MTUC � ILO jointly held a 2 days National Workshop for all MTUC affiliates including TUC Industrial Relations Committee Members.

The objective of the workshop is to further strengthen Malaysian Trade Union's capacities for promoting fundamental rights of workers and assist

MALAYSIA’S ECONOMY GROWS 5.8 PCT IN Q2 – COMPARED WITH 4 PCT LAST YEAR

KUALA LUMPUR� Malaysia's economy recorded a robust expansion in the second quarter (Q2) of 2017, recording a 5.8 per cent growth in gross domestic product (GDP) compared with 4.0 per cent in the same quarter last year.

The expansion in

MALAYSIAN WINS CHINESE LANGUAGE COMPETITON IN CHINA

SEPANG, Malaysia -- Muhamad Shahmeer Mohd Nashrul was shocked beyond words when he found that Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak conveyed his congratulations over his success at the 16th Chinese Bridge Chinese Proficiency Competition for Foreign ...

MALAYSIA: EDUCATION MINISTRY WANTS QUALITY, WORLD-CLASS ENGLISH TEACHERS

NILAI, Malaysia � The education ministry wants English Teachers nationwide to master the language and reach a C2 level in the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR).

Minister, Mahdzir Khalid said this would ensure the standard of teaching and learning

MALAYSIA NEEDS 35 PER CENT SKILLED WORKERS IN VARIOUS FIELDS BY 2020

SHAH ALAM, Malaysia -- The nation needs at least 35 per cent skilled workers among the locals in various fields, in line with the objective of making Malaysia a developed and high-income nation by 2020. Deputy Human Resources Minister Ismail

MALAYSIA DOES NOT IMPORT CHICKEN EGGS FROM EUROPE

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Malaysia is not importing chicken eggs from Europe that are allegedly contaminated with fipronil chemicals as published by the media recently. Health director-general Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah, in a statement, last night said th...

MALAYSIA: GERMAN COMPANIES LOOKING TO COLLABORATE WITH LOCAL SMES

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- German companies are looking to collaborate with local small and medium enterprise (SMEs), with the intention of integrating Industry 4.0 into sectors such as aerospace, automotive, biotechnologies, petrochemical and electrica...

‘Technology Influences Future Job Demands’

KUCHING:The rapid advancement in technology will inevitably shape the demands of the future workforce, says Works Minister Datuk Fadillah Yusof.

Malaysians, according to him, should start embracing these changes and guiding the children to choose their tertiary education based on future

MALAYSIA TO BENEFIT GREATLY FROM ASEAN’S INFRASTRUCTURE-BACKED GROWTH-

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia� Malaysia is expected to reap immense benefits from ASEAN's infrastructure -backed growth, says HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd.

In a statement today, Chief Executive Officer Mukhtar Hussain said Malaysia's big transport opportunity is to boost regional and local

US SECT OF STATE TILLERSON MEETS MALAYSIAN DPM ZAHID

KUALA LUMPUR(NNN-CNA) -- US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met with Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi in Kuala Lumpur Wednesday (Aug 9). This was Mr Tillerson's last diplomatic meeting in Asia before flying back to the United States....