3300 workers and 84 employers arrested since crack down after the deadline for E-KAD

3300 workers and 84 employers arrested since crack down after the deadline for E-KAD

Malaysia is already cracking down on undocumented immigrants — and they may be getting ready to arrest a lot more. So far, the country has arrested more than 3,300 workers and 84 employers since July 1. Activists are crying foul over possible abuses of rights, and business owners are also speaking out against what they say…

Malaysia Immigration: Get Legalized with the New E KAD

Malaysia Immigration: Get Legalized with the New E KAD

SHAH ALAM: Illegal foreign workers with valid employers can come forward to register and legalise their employment under the Immigration Department’s E-kad (enforcement card) programme. Immigration Department director-general Datuk Seri Mustafar Ali (pic) said the government made the decision to legalise the employment of foreign workers following high demands from several sectors. “The registration will…