iMOL Archives - Estate Workers In Bagan Pinang To Get Better Facilities
Welcome iMOL Archives

imol

 

 
Home 2SubscribeTrigger HappyEthnic ClashForumHistorySocialPoliticsEconomyEducationPlantation WorkersAbout me
Silence is not an option when things are ill done - Lord Alfred Dennings
Search   in  

 Create an AccountMain Home | Submit News | Your Account | Content | Topics | Top 10  

Modules
· Home
· Advertising
· AvantGo
· Feedback
· Forums
· Private Messages
· Recommend Us
· Search
· Statistics
· Stories Archive
· Submit News
· Surveys
· Top 10
· Topics
· Your Account

Who's Online
There are currently, 11 guest(s) and 0 member(s) that are online.

You are Anonymous user. You can register for free by clicking here

Languages
Select Interface Language:


Random Headlines

Community
[ Community ]

·Man dragged out of car, killed by group of 15 men
·No Suits Against Samy Vellu, Wife And Tamil Nesan Over Defamatory Words
·Sweet revenge for victim of online love scam
·Rights of Workers in Malaysia
·Contractor Killed, Wife Seriously Slashed In Robbery
·Blood Stains Found In Farm Where Sosilawati And Three Others Were Believed Kille
·Soosai: Kuala Lumpur Interpol Yet To Receive Information From New Delhi
·Sosilawati's Murder Case: Arrest Made At Three Locations
·Malaysian Police Silence On Fugitive Michael Soosai's Arrest Deafening

  
Bagan Pinang: Estate Workers In Bagan Pinang To Get Better Facilities

Contributed by Anonymous on Thursday, October 08 @ 08:38:26 CDT

National: Politics
PORT DICKSON, Oct 8 (Bernama) -- Sime Darby Berhad will continue to provide tarred roads and better facilities in four estates here, said Human Resources Minister Datuk Dr S.Subramaniam.

He said existing facilities in the four estates - the Salak (Atherton), Sua Betong, Siliau and Bradwall estates - would also be repaired.


The company gave the assurance in a meeting with me on Monday. It had also agreed to provide a reasonable salary," he told reporters after visiting the Sua Betong Estate here Thursday.

He said the company would build a new community hall and another hall for the Maha Mariamman temple in the Salak Estate.

"Sime Darby will also solve flooding in a low-lying area in the Sua Betong Estate while the drains in the Hindu and Christian cemeteries there will be repaired.

He said the company would provide a photostat machine and a fax machine for a Tamil school in the Siliau Estate.

Subramaniam said Sime Darby had tarred a road along shophouses in the Bradwall Estate and a road leading to a temple in the Sua Betong Estate, and built community halls in all estates and a badminton court in the Sua Betong Estate.

Subramaniam said he had proposed to Sime Darby to set up the Estate Workers Housing Aid Fund to help workers own houses when they retire like that of Felda settlers.

"Under the scheme, employers' contribution can be kept for the workers, who will be entitled to withdraw the money when they meet the requirements like after working for 10 years at the estate.

"They can use the money to pay the deposit for a house," he said.

On estate workers salary, he said in a survey conducted by the Labour Department showed that estate workers in Port Dickson earned between RM600 and RM1,200 monthly in the past four months.

-- BERNAMA

 
Login
Nickname

Password

Don't have an account yet? You can create one. As a registered user you have some advantages like theme manager, comments configuration and post comments with your name.

Related Links
· More about National: Politics
· News by sound


Most read story about National: Politics:
Hindraf on Bk Bkt Selambau


Article Rating
Average Score: 0
Votes: 0

Please take a second and vote for this article:

Excellent
Very Good
Good
Regular
Bad


Options

 Printer Friendly Printer Friendly


Google
 
Disclaimer: The views expressed by the authors and comments on this website are the sole responsibility of the writers themselves. The writer will take full responsibility, liability, and blame for any libel or litigation that results from something written in or as a direct result of something written in a comment. The accuracy, completeness, honesty, exactitude and factuality of the articles and comments are not guaranteed by iMOL.

If you do not wish any of your writing republished here, please send mail to sound20[at]gmail.com. Allow us one month to remove it. Thanks. Copyright 1998 iMOL

Page Generation: 0.16 Seconds