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Problems with MyEG’s foreign workers’ permit renewal

Posted by jaypee 163 days ago Malaysia
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The manufacturing sector is unhappy with the sudden introduction of the mandatory use of MyEG for renewal of their foreign workers work permit which was announced on January 2, 2015 and came into effect on January 5, 2015. The service charge of RM38 per renewal further aggravated the issue.

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Wee: Govt already has system to process foreign worker visas

Posted by jaypee 164 days ago Malaysia
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CYBERJAYA: The Government does not need to outsource the processing of foreign worker visas and renewal of their permits as it already has the means to do so internally, said Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Dr Wee Ka Siong.

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Employers cautious about foreign worker levy review

Posted by jaypee 164 days ago Malaysia
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The Malaysian Employers Federation today reacted cautiously to Putrajaya's move to review the levy on foreign workers as they waited further details to the sketchy announcement.

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After MyEG, PKR reps raise concerns over online foreign workers’ system monopoly

Posted by jaypee 167 days ago Malaysia
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PUCHONG, Jan 17 ― Two PKR lawmakers expressed concern today over a centralised online foreign workers system operated by private IT firm Bestinet Sdn Bhd, questioning if it was another outsourced project awarded by Putrajaya.

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Malaysia reveals biometric smartcard for foreign workers

Posted by jaypee 168 days ago Malaysia
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Malaysia's Ministry of Home Affairs has revealed plans to issue a biometric identification card to more than two million foreign workers to make it easier for local authorities to track down illegal immigrants.

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PKR demands probe on MyEG over ‘unfair’ foreign worker permit fees

Posted by jaypee 170 days ago Malaysia
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KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 14 ― PKR today urged the Malaysia Competition Commission (MyCC) to probe complaints against online services provider MyEG for charging “unfair” fees for the renewal of foreign worker permits (PLKS). -

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ACCCIM: Review online foreign worker permit renewal

Posted by jaypee 172 days ago Malaysia
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Associated Chinese Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Malaysia (ACCCIM) wants a revision of the mandatory imposition of online service of foreign worker temporary permit (PLKS).

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MyEG explains foreign worker permit renewals

Posted by jaypee 172 days ago Malaysia
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PETALING JAYA: The Immigration Department has expanded the scope of implementation of the online system for foreign workers PL(KS) permit renewal through MyEG Services Bhd starting Jan 5, 2015 to include verifying and analysing the database of foreign workers.

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