This will be done by identifying the skills needed by industries and mainstreaming TVET, says Finance Ministry.
PARLIAMENT | Idris Jusoh says youth unemployment at 12.4pct, with marketability at 79.1pct.
LETTER | The gov’t should be working harder to bring in foreign investment.
State Industry and Trade Committee says this claim by PAS is unfair as there are external factors.
Minister insists unemployment level normal, and figure of 50,000 out of work is just a ‘projection’.
Currently, there are approximately 1.7 million registered foreign workers in the country.
UPDATED 1.50 PM | The revised bill lowers the monthly contribution rate for employee insurance plans to 0.2 pct.
Many graduates do not meet employers' high expectations and lack some vital skills, says an economist.
Malaysian workers have to contribute to a fund that will provide up to six months of unemployment benefits.
Romdon Maseh, 45, piqued attention when he held a sign listing his qualifications at Shah Alam intersection.
Minister Richard Riot Jaem says the country’s unemployment rate currently is at 3.5 percent.
Jobstreet says graduates leave M'sia to find salaries that match their expectations.
The proposal to set up an Unemployment Insurance Scheme (UIS) by the Human Resources Ministry to manage retrenched workers in this country is completely out of touch with today’s economic and employment realities. Here's why.
PKR vice chief Rafizi Ramli claims unemployment is increasing under PM Najib Abdul Razak.
'Today the situation has changed where it's the graduates who must hunt for jobs.'
Guan Eng dismisses fears of massive retrenchment in the manufacturing sector.
A poll of 1,700 jobseekers reveals that 80.6 percent of them face difficulty finding employment these days.