Bangladeshi workers in Malaysia

October 3, 2018
October 3, 2018

Job Regularisation in Malaysia: Agents rake in millions

Agents in Malaysia have swindled a huge sum of money from thousands of Bangladeshi workers in the Southeast Asian country, who, over the last two years, had applied to regularise their immigration...

September 13, 2018
September 13, 2018

Reprieve for foreign workers in Malaysia

Foreign workers holding the Visit Pass -- Temporary Employment (PLKS) for the past 10 years will be given a reprieve to continue working in Malaysia, says the country's Human Resources...

September 10, 2018
September 10, 2018

Minister to visit Malaysia to end workers’ harassment

Expatriates' Welfare and Overseas Employment Minister Nurul Islam BSc tells the parliament that he would visit Malaysia soon to put an end to the harassment of Bangladeshi workers there.

August 29, 2018
August 29, 2018

Recruitment in Malaysia: Steps against syndicate soon

The expatriates' welfare ministry will issue show cause notices to 10 recruiting agencies whose alleged monopoly in labour recruitment in Malaysia has led to the suspension of SPPA, an online...

August 28, 2018
August 28, 2018

12 Bangladeshi workers among 18 rescued from Malaysia factory

Police rescue 18 foreigner workers who have not been paid three months’ worth of wages at a vegetable processing and packing factory in Kampung Kepayang of Malaysia.

August 14, 2018
August 14, 2018

Rehiring Programme in Malaysia: 270 expat workers deceived by agent

Some 270 Bangladeshi workers have allegedly been defrauded of over 1.8 million Malaysian ringgits (Tk 3.6 crore) by an agent over securing valid work permits under the Malaysian rehiring programme.