IPOH (Sept 2): The government will study the proposal to increase the retirement age from 60 to 65 as practised in several developed countries including Singapore.
SHAH ALAM (Aug 7): The Employment Act 1955 will be amended to provide for more effective handling of current workplace issues, said Human Resources Minister M Kula Segaran.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 15): The Workers' Minimum Standard of Housing and Amenities (Amendment) Bill 2019 which aims to expand the minimum standard of housing and provision of basic facilities for workers in all sectors was passed in Parliament today.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 30): Human Resources Minister M Kula Segaran has clarified today that a statement he made in Cameron Highlands yesterday that Malaysia may take in workers from Africa to fill the manpower gaps in its plantation sector has been taken out of context.
PUTRAJAYA (Feb 19): The Human Resources Ministry has called on employers to give a "preference for extension" for employment of workers who are above the retirement age of 60.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 13): A DAP lawmaker today hit out at trustees of the Vivekananda Ashram in Brickfields, saying they are more concerned about the commercial gains in developing the site rather than preserving the over century old landmark.