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Minimum standards for workers’ housing: Not acceptable to delay

Photograph: Choo Choy May/Malay Mail

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Speaking to BFM, J Solomon, secretary-general of the Malaysian Trades Union Congress (MTUC), blasts the government for postponing the implementation of the amendments to the Workers’ Minimum Standards and Housing and Amenities Act 1990 from 1 June to 1 September. Migrant workers live in packed quarters and are at risk of catching diseases.

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