Tag Archives: employers

June 04

Socso: Job losses increase by 42pct in Q1

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, job losses in the country has increased by 42 per cent year-on-year for this first quarter (Q1 2020), according to the Social Security Organisation’s (Socso) Employment Insurance System (EIS). The New Straits Times reports: In a report titled Employment Outlook, the 1st Quarter of 2020, Volume 4/2020, The Impact of […]

August 30

Only 2% of employers willing to pay fresh grads RM3,000

Only two per cent of employers are willing to pay fresh graduates a starting salary of RM3,000, according to online employment company JobStreet Malaysia. Free Malaysia Today has the report: Speaking to FMT, senior marketing communication executive Jessica Heng said this was based on a survey conducted in March across 405 companies representing the manufacturing, […]