Workers in Malaysia not an issue: minister

Posted by jaypee 81 days ago Cambodia
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Labour Minister Ith Sam Heng told reporters yesterday the drafting of an action plan to send workers to Malaysia was still underway, but maintained that the abuses faced by a small number of domestic workers there was not of concern.

Speaking on the sidelines of a joint event with the ILO, Sam Heng said a technical working group was still working with Malaysian officials to draft a revised memorandum of understanding, and insisted that the relatively small number of workers who face abuse in Malaysia meant it was not a big issue.