Set up a special cabinet committee and devise a roadmap to achieve 48% CE per GDP envisaged in SPV 2030

In responding to the government’s announcement that the minimum wage of urban workers will be set at RM1,200 in 2020, the Labour Law Reform Coalition urges the government to standardise the minimum wage of all workers at RM1,200 regardless of urban-rural divide. … Read More >Set up a special cabinet committee and devise a roadmap to achieve 48% CE per GDP envisaged in SPV 2030

MTUC Leaders Must Convene General Council Meeting Immediately to Resolve Internal Differences

Labour Law Reform Coalition urges the Malaysian Trades Congress Union (MTUC) to convene the general council meeting immediately to resolve the internal difference and ensure unity of the labour movement. … Read More >MTUC Leaders Must Convene General Council Meeting Immediately to Resolve Internal Differences

Stop Attacks and Red-Tagging of Trade Unions and Labour Activists

Labour Law Reform Coalition strongly condemns the recent raids and arrests of trade union leaders in the Philippines. The offensive by joint forces of the army and the police has once again targeted trade unions and labour organisations. … Read More >Stop Attacks and Red-Tagging of Trade Unions and Labour Activists

Stop being childish over workers’ sick leave, MEF told

MEF should stop being childish and not question workers’ sickness benefit since it is still within the permissible limit authorised by the law. As the Malaysian government is committed to United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) including decent work, good health and well-being, employers should not evade their responsibilities in realising the goals and ensuring industrial harmony. … Read More >Stop being childish over workers’ sick leave, MEF told

Sexist Senator Shows Urgent Need to Ratify ILO Convention on Violence and Harassment

LLRC urges Malaysian government to immediately ratify the new ILO Convention concerning the elimination of violence and harassment in the world of work (C190) as a measure to eliminate potential threat of violence and harassment against women. … Read More >Sexist Senator Shows Urgent Need to Ratify ILO Convention on Violence and Harassment