Tag: domestic worker
UAE newspapers The National and Gulf News both report that the man was a domestic worker.
Lim Guan Eng has asked Perak DAP to prepare a report on the case involving its Tronoh assemblyman.
A five-member Federal Court bench says no error was committed by the earlier panel which amended the charge from murder to causing death.
The couple were remanded for nine hours before they were released.
Wiring consultant and wife with breast cancer to serve 20 years' jail each on reduced charge as prosecution failed to prove murder.
They want the prosecution to appeal against the decision to sentence Rozita Mohamed Ali to a five-year good behaviour bond.
Klang MP Charles Santiago says Malaysians should take heed of Swiss envoy's remark on the lack of an outcry over the death of an Indonesian maid recently.
Spokesman Arrmanatha Nasir says Jakarta will work with Malaysian authorities to ensure judicial process on Adelina Lisao’s death is conducted properly.
Spokesperson says family members are distressed to have Adelina Lisao return to her hometown in Indonesia in a coffin after she was taken away to be illegally employed in Malaysia.
They may not have a local contact to call in case of abuse, says Malaysian Association of Foreign Maid Agencies.
Its secretary-general J Solomon says levies imposed on foreign workers are meant to be used for their protection.
Tenaganita director Glorene Das says the lenient punishment sets a bad precedent for potential employers.
Domestic worker from Philippines says man had promised to get visas and work permits for five other people from her country.
The aim of the competition was to give migrant workers “a voice and a platform”.