Tag: Immigration Department
STAR president Jeffrey Kitingan urges the Sabah government and the Immigration Department to come clean on the issue of IMM13 refugee card holders in Sabah.
Suhakam commissioner Lok Yim Pheng says migrant children should be in school and not in the same detention centre as adults.
Immgration director-general Mustafar Ali says the department was actually carrying out a census on the number of children belonging to IMM13 holders in Sabah and not conducting new registration.
Upko president Wilfred Madius Tangau asks who issued the directive, adding that the Sabah Cabinet has no knowledge of such an exercise.
This comes a day after videos of refugees swarming the department went viral on social media.
Lawyers for Liberty says the government should treat Hassan Kontar, who was stranded at KLIA for seven months, as an asylum seeker, not a criminal.
Immigration Dept says the syndicate was offering sex services from foreign prostitutes using the WeChat app.
Teo Nie Ching says the Pakatan Harapan government believes that every citizen has a right to freedom of movement.
It says its SOP stipulates that foreign nationals must have their actual passports or travel documents with them, and that those detained must be handcuffed.
Christina Liew says there have been complaints about the services provided by them.
A source says the Council of Eminent Persons is looking into claims of lopsided terms benefiting a local company processing applications by Chinese tourists.
Court of Appeal takes the stand that the matter has become academic and there is no travesty of justice as the ban on Maria has been lifted.
Suhakam chief Razali Ismail says proper reasons must be provided by the Immigration Department before any individual is placed on the blacklist.
Lawyers for Liberty executive director Eric Paulsen says immigration authorities have right to stop individuals under police investigation from escaping the law.
Former premier says he will respect the order and remain in the country, after having planned a 'short break' overseas.
The NGO says it is time for MACC to act as the federal and state governments are abusing government resources.
Immigration DG Mustafar Ali tells daily the department has received a court order blacklisting Rozita Mohd Ali from leaving the country.
PAC chairman Hasan Ariffin says the current limit of RM2,000 is not suitable to present economic conditions.
Director-General Mustafar Ali says department is working with other authorities to take action on illegal foreign workers and employers who hire them in lodging businesses.
The head, a Bangladeshi, had been forging passports and documents of several countries since entering Malaysia in 2005.
Immigration director-general Mustafar Ali says there will be no compromise regardless of the status of the foreign worker, if they are repeat offenders.
Immigration director-general Mustafar Ali says this is to ease passenger congestion at the airport.
Suriana Welfare Society says only education ministry can allow children to attend school without citizenship.
Kulai MP Teo Nie Ching says education ministry should not let immigration dept dictate criteria for stateless children to enrol into government schools.