Malaysia awaits consideration from source countries for foreign workers, says deputy minister

Published on 7 Dec 2021 6:27:35 PM

Malaysia is now awaiting consideration from source countries, namely Indonesia, in relation to the mechanism to bring in foreign workers for the oil palm plantation sector, said Datuk Seri Dr Wee Jeck Seng.

The Deputy Minister of Plantation Industries and Commodities told Dewan Rakyat that on Tuesday (Dec 7) when replying to a supplementary question from Nga Kor Ming (PH-Teluk Intan) on the shortage of foreign workers who were brought in for the palm plantation sector.