These monitoring bodies must ensure the Rohingya don't face action from the Rakhine State and Myanmar authorities.
Rohingya refugee Rasyidah Yusuf was born in Melaka and grew up in KL but moved to the US as Malaysia does not recognise her as a citizen.
UNHCR representative for Malaysia Thomas Albrecht says this figure doesn't necessarily indicate an increase in the number of refugees coming into the country.
The Rohingya are being cared for while authorities try to determine if they are victims of human trafficking.
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The prime minister says this is not because of Islam as a religion but because some Muslims push aside the teachings of Islam.
MEF executive director Shamsuddin Bardan says it will be much cheaper than bringing in foreign workers while an economist says they will be able to add to the GDP if allowed to work legally.
IDEAS urges the government to move forward with its manifesto promise of granting refugees the right to work.
A police spokesman denies the presence of the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army, saying most killings are part of a power struggle among Rohingya groups.
PBS Youth chief Christopher Mandut says there are other pressing needs in the state, such as the cost of living and land for agriculture and housing.
Shafie Apdal says this might be done in the case of an influx from neighbouring countries, although the refugees will not be sheltered on the mainland.
Ziaur Rahman was abducted from a refugee camp in Bangladesh and sold and sold again by human traffickers.
The NGOs want women and children refugees to be sheltered in homes or centres instead of being placed in detention centres.
Forgotten community suffers from officially sanctioned persecution and violence in Myanmar and lack of help in Malaysia, says support group.
It was believed to be the body of a nine-year-old girl who went missing after a boat sank off the east of Lesbos.
Many Syrians scattering within and outside the country are now considering whether to go home.
Activists says under current practice, even newborn babies are sent to detention camps.
Charities say traffickers have been active ahead of the monsoon season, which is due to start in April.
Once issues relating to documentation, employment, education and healthcare are addressed, refugees can fill a crucial human resources gap for Malaysia.
UNHCR has declared Myanmar safe and will no longer renew Chin refugee cards beginning 2020.
Signing the 1951 Refugee Convention will be hugely symbolic in that it registers the government’s interest and seriousness in taking care of refugees in Malaysia.
They say the Chin state in Myanmar is still unsafe and that the new policy puts the future of children at risk.
Police found the refugees at two separate places in the southeastern border district of Cox's Bazar, bringing the number of Rohingya being rescued to more than 100 in less than a week.