malaysia - Employment & Labour Law

MTUC wants Respect and Care for Workers in Malaysia through Labour Law Reform

KUALA LUMPUR, Jun 9 (Bernama) - A cost of living allowance (COLA) of RM300, 98-day maternity leave, seven-day paternity leave, 30-day paid leave for Muslim workers to perform the Haj and housing allowances based on the cities are among the sweeping labour reforms sought by the Malaysian Trades Union Congress (MTUC). These are among the proposa ...
Date: 09 June 2019; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama

Foreign Workers Replacement System to be reinstated July 1

IPOH, May 31 (Bernama) - The government has agreed to reinstate the foreign workers replacement system to all sectors effective July 1, said Human Resources Minister M. Kula Segaran.
Date: 31 May 2019; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama

Jagvinder Singh A/L Maghar Singh v Motordata Research Consortium Sdn Bhd

Date: 26 April 2019; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 1292 of 2019; Source: Industrial Court

Dhev Kumar A/L Raghavan @ Shagban v Gabungan Dewan Perniagaan dan Perindustrian India Malaysia

Date: 26 April 2019; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 1284 of 2019; Source: Industrial Court

Wong Jee Mun v Mohamed, Yeng & Co

Date: 24 April 2019; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 1282 of 2019; Source: Industrial Court

Chong Fui Thung v Sena Diecasting Industries Sdn Bhd

Date: 24 April 2019; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 1278 of 2019; Source: Industrial Court

Yap Pui Yee v Suon Kee Preserved Fruits Sdn Bhd

Date: 23 April 2019; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 1276 of 2019; Source: Industrial Court

Mac Nold A/L Simon Johnsom v Indrapura Properties Sdn Bhd

Date: 23 April 2019; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 1272 of 2019; Source: Industrial Court

Julia Hanim Binti Mat Noh v Sigma Master Security Sdn Bhd

Date: 23 April 2019; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 1271 of 2019; Source: Industrial Court

Mohamad Norzam Bin Abas v Flexsys Chemicals (M) Sdn Bhd

Date: 19 April 2019; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 1244 of 2019; Source: Industrial Court

Saiful Azwan Bin Abdul Majid v EON Auto Mart Sdn Bhd/EON Bhd

Date: 18 April 2019; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 1232 of 2019; Source: Industrial Court

Shahnon Bin Mohd Saaid and 7 Others v Proton Edar Sdn Bhd

Date: 15 April 2019; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 1211 of 2019; Source: Industrial Court

Amendment to Employment Act to safeguard Workers' Welfare

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 24 (Bernama) - The Human Resources Ministry will amend the Employment Act 1955 to further safeguard the welfare of workers. Its minister M.Kulasegaran said the proposed amendments which would also involve six other laws is expected to be tabled at the Dewan Rakyat sitting in July. Among the laws are the Industrialisation ...
Date: 24 April 2019; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama

Baladevan A/L Nadarajan v PPG Performance Coatings (M) Sdn Bhd

Date: 17 April 2019; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 1222 of 2019; Source: Industrial Court

Rima Melini Binti Md Tamin v Syarikat Bekalan Air Selangor Sdn Bhd

Date: 19 April 2019; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 1243 of 2019; Source: Industrial Court

Yeo Ting Hui v Upeca Technologies Sdn Bhd

Date: 19 April 2019; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 1251 of 2019; Source: Industrial Court

Selvarajoo A/L Munisamy v Prominview Sdn Bhd

Date: 19 April 2019; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 1250 of 2019; Source: Industrial Court

Kesatuan Eksekutif Resort World Bhd v Genting Malaysia Berhad

Date: 18 April 2019; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 1236 of 2019; Source: Industrial Court

Muhammad Azmi David Bin Abdullah v Hotel Furama Bukit Bintang (Grace Hub Sdn Bhd)

Date: 18 April 2019; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 1231 of 2019; Source: Industrial Court

Roslan Bin Hanapiah v UDA Holdings Berhad

Date: 17 April 2019; Court: Industrial Court; Citation: Award No. 1228 of 2019; Source: Industrial Court

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Ex-CJ speaks out against Lawyers' Tendency to seek Postponements

KUALA LUMPUR, Jun 16 (Bernama) - Former Chief Justice Tun Zaki Azmi has spoken out against the tendency by certain defence lawyers to seek postponements of cases being heard in court.

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RCI on Judicial Misconduct is what People Want - Dr Mahathir

PUTRAJAYA, Jun 5 (Bernama) - The government agreed to set up a Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) on judicial misconduct because this is what the people want, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.

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Complaints via Whatsapp: RTD issues More than 200 Notices

KUALA LUMPUR, June 3 (Bernama) - More than 200 notices have been issued by the Road Transport Department (RTD) as result of consumer complaints via the Whatsapp application during the three days enforcement operation, in conjunction with Adilfitri, which began on May 29.

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Online Trader benefits from Industrial Revolution 4.0

KOTA BHARU, Jun 2 (Bernama) - The Industry Revolution 4.0, which is occurring all over the world, has given huge benefit to online traders in marketing their products to consumers.

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Mohd Roze Shaari is New Intelligence/Operations Deputy Director

KUALA LUMPUR, June 1 (Bernama) - Bukit Aman's Criminal Investigation Department (CID) has a new Intelligence/Operations deputy director.

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Give Mandatory Counselling, Community Service Sessions to Road Bullies - MCPF

KUALA LUMPUR, May 31 (Bernama) - The Malaysian Crime Prevention Foundation (MCPF) has suggested that compulsory counselling and community service sessions be meted out to individuals detained for dangerous driving and road rage.

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Samirah allowed to be released on RM500,000 Bail pending Trial

PUTRAJAYA, May 28 (Bernama) - The Federal Court today allowed Samirah Muzaffar, the wife of the late Cradle Fund chief executive officer Nazrin Hassan to be released on bail of RM500,000 with two sureties pending her murder trial.

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Adib Inquest: Lawyer withdraws

SHAH ALAM, May 27 (Bernama) - The lawyer who represented the Housing and Local Government Ministry, Fire and Rescue Department and family of firefighter Muhammad Adib Mohd Kassim in the inquest into the latter's death withdrew from the case today.

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Sabah Syariah Court Complex 45 percent completed, ready by May 2020

KOTA KINABALU, May 27 (Bernama) - The new Kota Kinabalu Syariah Court Complex is 45 percent completed and is expected to be fully operational by May 2020, said Deputy Secretary-General (Senior) in the Prime Minister’s Department, Datuk Hasnol Zam Zam Ahmad.

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18 Items listed under Festive Season Price Control Scheme for Aidilfitri, Gawai

KUCHING, May 22 (Bernama) - The Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs has listed 18 items under the Festive Season Price Control Scheme (FSPCS) in conjunction with Aidilfitri and 14 items for Gawai Dayak which will be celebrated in June.

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Phone Call not from Officer or Staff of Penang Courts - Chief Registrar's Office

PUTRAJAYA, May 21 (Bernama) - The Federal Court Chief Registrar’s Office (PKPMP) has denied an individual’s claim about receiving a phone call from an officer or employee of the Penang courts.

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No Freeze in Intake of Foreign Workers - Ministry

KUALA LUMPUR, May 18 (Bernama) - The Human Resources Ministry has clarified that there is no freeze in the recruitment of foreign workers although many applications to bring in workers have been rejected for non-compliance with the law.

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Actions against those who tarnish Judiciary's Image, Dignity, says CJ

PUTRAJAYA, May 17 (Bernama) - Actions will be taken against those who tarnish the judiciary's image and dignity, says Chief Justice Datuk Tengku Maimun Tuan Mat.

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Right Decisions only Way for Judiciary to recover Glory - Attorney General

PUTRAJAYA, May 17 (Bernama) - Attorney-General Tommy Thomas says judges must always endeavour to make the right decisions, without fear or favour, and regardless of the personality of the party or the accused before them.

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Transport Ministry makes it More Flexible for e-hailing Drivers to obtain PSV Licence

KUALA LUMPUR, May 17 (Bernama) - The Ministry of Transport is willing to make it easier for e-hailing drivers to clock in the six hours of course time to obtain a Public Transport Vehicle (PSV) licence.

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