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    Committee on migrants to push for protection of undocumented workers, refugees

    Committee on migrants to push for protection of undocumented workers, refugees

    KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 10 — The independent committee on migrant workers set up by the Cabinet is pushing for the recognition of the rights of illegals employed here. A highly-placed source told Malay Mail that the committee saw the need to widen the protection provided under labour laws to undocumented workers, who until today have no legal recourse against unscrupulous employers. “We will recommend that their human rights be protected whatever their legal status,” the source said. “The...

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