The Oldest and Largest Employers' Trade Union in Malaysia


The Government had recently decided to implement the mandatory foreign workers’ medical insurance coverage with effect from 1st January, 2011. However, subsequent to the appeal made by employers in the plantations’ fraternity, the Government reviewed the matter and agreed to exclude plantations from the above insurance coverage. This was verbally confirmed recently by the Jabatan Tenaga Kerja, Ministry of Human Resources, and the Immigration Department, Putrajaya.”

18 January, 2011