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Expert: Banning foreign workers can backfire

Hariz Mohd

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Putrajaya's plan to create jobs for locals by pushing out foreign workers could backfire, an economic expert warned.

Carmelo Ferlito, Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (Ideas) senior fellow, said that insufficient human resources could force companies to shut down their operations.

This can adversely cause the number of job opportunities... 

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