Human resources minister must clarify 45-hour work week

A common understanding between employers and employees is needed on the real intent of the amendments to the Employment Act.

Pulau trailer censorship: Stop pandering to extreme conservative elements

Lawyers for Liberty refers to Communications and Digital Minister Fahmi Fadzil's recent statement that the trailer for local horror film Pulau is not suitable...

Remove PM’s role in appointment and elevation of judges

Malaysians Against Death Penalty and Torture (Madpet) demands confirmation that the recent appointment of High Court judges, Court of Appeal judges, Federal Court judge,...

Sungai Ara residents’ 10-year legal battle against hill project vindicated!

We have fought this legal battle for 10 years, and thanks to all residents in Sungai Ara and environmentalists who have given us encouragement...

More effective checks and balances needed: PM should back civil servants with adequate reforms

During his monthly address to the staff of the Prime Minister’s Department, Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim recently commented on the excess expenditure of public...
Wealth and income inequality

Richest 1% bag nearly twice as much wealth as the rest of the world...

A tax of up to 5% on the world's multi-millionaires and billionaires could raise $1.7tn a year, enough to lift two billion people out of poverty.

Unilateral conversion is a violation of human rights

Sisters in Islam (SIS) disagrees with the Court of Appeal’s decision to reinstate a 37-year-old woman as a Muslim as appealed by the Selangor...

45-hour working week: Sivakumar must rein in recalcitrant employers!

They are flouting an act of the people's legislature, Parliament.

Balakrishnan Nadeson, dedicated trade unionist

His integrity was unquestionable and his commitment to the workers' cause unwavering.

Empower local government to tackle urban poverty

A bottom-up approach is needed to engage local communities in playing a key role in eradicating poverty.

Review government control over higher education institutions

It is a restored National Council on Higher Education with enhanced powers that should play a key role in the development of higher education.

Expectations, progress and reforms after the general election

We, the members of G25, welcome the encouraging signs of growing political stability in the country following the 2022 general election.We hope this...

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