PETALING JAYA - With the rising cost of living and the weakening ringgit, Malaysians can no longer rely on foreign domestic helpers but look for alternative solutions.Read More
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REUTERS - There is "strong evidence" that Myanmar has committed genocide against Rohingya Muslims, according to a Yale law school report that called for a United Nations commission of inquiry to focus world leaders' attention on abuses in western Rakhine state.Read More
JAKARTA — Indonesia has scrapped rules introduced this year that made it harder to employ foreign workers after complaints from companies in the latest policy flip-flop.
The government no longer requires firms to hire 10 Indonesian employees for every foreign worker, said Hery Sudarmanto, a director general overseeing foreign workers, about four months Read More
UN Development Goals: Sustaining the Southeast Asian Fisherman | Khmer Times | News Portal Cambodia |
The UN Sustainable Development Goals highlight the need to protect the oceans, coastlines and small-scale fishermen. However, this may be in conflict with ASEAN’s bid to reach the targets set out in the ASEAN Economic Community Blueprint. Serious political will and effective on-the-ground eRead More