Onn Jaafar, Perjuangannya dan Sejarah Kita

Oleh Amin Ahmad Tanggal 19 Januari seharusnya mengingatkan kita kepada seorang tokoh penting dalam sejarah moden Malaysia – Dato’ Onn Jaafar. Pada tarikh ini, 54 tahun lalu, beliau meninggal dunia pada usia 67 tahun, membawa bersama perjuangan yang belum selesai. Nama beliau mungkin sudah kurang diperkatakan ramai tetapi sumbangannya tidak harus dilupakan. Memahami pemikiran beliau…

TPPA Brings Positive Change to Labour Laws

By Clement Ong In general, Malaysian is sceptical about Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA).  Most of us do afraid TPPA may bring more harms than good. However, if TPPA is implemented, it might bring positive changes to the existing employment legislations; these changes are beneficial to employees in the long run. In the “Malaysia – United…

Bad move to stop supplying foreign manpower to shipping firms

By Medecci Lineil I refer to New Sarawak Tribune news article “Stop supplying illegal foreign labors” dated August 5th 2015. http://www.newsarawaktribune.com/news/48028/Stop-supplying-illegal-foreign-labours–Dickson/ I am disappointed with the Marine Department director Dickson Dollah’s instruction to ship crew manning agencies to stop supplying foreign manpower to shipping companies and riverboat operators in the state. His excuse was to…