Around 2,000 employees affected as a result.
The total number employed is projected to increase by 200,000 to 15.3 million next year.
Prime Minister Adel Abdel Mahdi says turmoil can lead to ‘destruction of entire state’.
Unemployment above 5.2% forecast by economists, statistics bureau data shows.
Youth minister says the priority should be on jobs for the 500,000 unemployed young people in Malaysia.
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MTUC secretary-general J Solomon says there is a dire need to encourage youths to take up jobs immediately after exams to fill vacancies for unskilled jobs now taken up by foreign workers.
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The former prime minister rues withdrawal of lawyer from inquest, asks where is the justice for fireman Muhammad Adib Mohd Kassim.
The Ringgit opens at 4.1670/1700 compared with 4.1620/1670 against the greenback.
Although the HR Minister disputes this figure, employees should up their game and find ways to become more relevant in regard to their job skills.
India's National Congress party and ruling party Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) are constantly in heated competition to deliver election promises.
Economists say the labour market update painted a bright picture, despite a slowing economy with Britain scheduled to leave the EU next week.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang last week laid out a lower growth target of 6-6.5% this year, from 6.6% growth in 2018.
India is the most diverse country in the world, and each state has its own hot-button issues.
Most of the job vacancies in 2018 were contributed by the manufacturing, agriculture, services and construction sectors, says MIDF Research.
The government's failure to create enough jobs is a key issue for voters in the polls.
Israel and Egypt's tight restrictions have devastated Gaza's economy and left many of its women struggling to find work after graduating from college.
The country's employment ranks among southeast Asia's highest, and makes up about 5% of the population.
Just months before an election, a government survey showed India's unemployment rate had risen to a 45 year high.
Employers added a whopping 312,000 positions for the month and wages rose steadily, gaining 3.2% for the year.
The survey comes a day before Washington is due to release its more closely-watched monthly report.
Unemployment among the educated is high because our economy isn't growing and moving up the value chain fast enough.
Socso says the manufacturing and construction industries recorded the highest number of job losses in 2018.