100,000 jobs in public sector to be filled this year, says PSC chairman

The Malaysian Public Service Commission (PSC) expects to fill an estimated 100,000 vacancies in the public sector this year. PSC chairman Tan Sri Mahmood Adam said the vacancies were in various ministries, agencies and state government departments. “Most of these vacancies are at the support-service level which currently makes up more than 70% of the […]

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Initial report: Malaysian Students’ English Proficiency at Good Level

The preliminary report by the Cambridge English Language Assessment has been positive on the level of proficiency in the language with regard to Malaysian students from the pre-school to pre-university level, says Deputy Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin, here, Tuesday. Muhyiddin, who is also Education Minister, was given a briefing on the results of the […]

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ICT has Among Best-Paying Jobs in Malaysia: Job Street Survey

ICT has among best-paying jobs in Malaysia: JobStreet survey Malaysian jobseekers say salary is single-most important consideration Most jobs in top 10 best-paying list tend to be technical- or science-based WHILE salaries in Malaysia’s ICT (information and communications technology) industry lag others in South-East Asia, the industry still has some of the top 10 best-paying […]

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Malaysia to act against illegal immigration

Malaysian Home Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said Thursday that a large-scale operation would be conducted against the country’s illegal immigrants from Jan 21. Ahmad Zahid said the operation will kick off a day after the special programme on the management of illegal immigrants ends Jan 20, Xinhua reported. He said the cost of sending back […]

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The best that money can buy for travellers to Malaysia

Besides the mass tourism market, Malaysia also has some luxurious pickings. WE do have first-class, luxury products for the premium traveler. To spread the word, Tourism Malaysia recently participated in the International Luxury Travel Market (ILTM), the leading “by invitation only” event for the global luxury travel community. It is held annually at the Palais […]

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