KUCHING: Negara ASEAN sedang mengalami keadaan tegang
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China Selatan sejak 2009.
KUCHING: Sarawak Land Consolidation and Rehabilitation Authority (Salcra), which operates 19 oil palm estates with total area of 51,600ha, has reported a sharp decline in local workers, particularly fruit harvesters, over the past 16 years.
KUCHING: Sarawak Land Development Minister Tan Sri Dr James Masing has taken to task non-governmental organisations (NGOs) which are critical of the employment of foreign workers by oil palm plantations but offer no solution on resolving the sector’s acute labour shortage.