KDN, KSM prioritise enhancing foreign worker management

THE Home Ministry (KDN) and the Human Resources Ministry (MoHR) are committed to enhancing the management of foreign workers.

A meeting was held between Home Minister Datuk Seri Saifuddin Nasution Ismail and Human Resources Minister Steven Sim Chee Keong in Putrajaya where they discussed the collaborative management of foreign workers and the prevalent issue of exploitation that has been a cause for concern.

“The discussion centred on matters within the shared scope of KDN and MoHR, specifically the management of foreign workers.

“The issue involving the exploitation of foreign workers was a serious topic discussed, along with the plans for 2024 related to improvements in the management of foreign workers in Malaysia,” Saifuddin Nasution said in a Facebook post.

He added that the meeting also discussed various related concerns, and both ministries agreed to release a joint media statement soon to provide clarity on the issues raised. — TMR / pic MUHD AMIN NAHARUL