Sunday, January 23, 2022


China forcibly returned nearly 10,000 in overseas crackdown, says report

The report alleges China is expanding its policing powers overseas and conducting illegal operations on foreign soil.

China’s ‘Single’s Day’ shopping fest subdued by tech crackdown

E-commerce platforms are keeping their heads down due to the government scrutiny, which targets alleged abuse of user data and monopolistic business practices.

Death toll from Myanmar junta crackdown passes 1,000

Activist group Assistance Association for Political Prisoners says the actual number is likely far higher.

Outspoken billionaire jailed for 18 years in China for ‘provoking trouble’

Beijing has been cracking down on the growing power of private businesses and entrepreneurs.

229 foreigners arrested in Klang raid

Immigration director-general Khairul Dzaimee Daud says a number of SOPs were breached at the factory, which was issued two compounds totalling RM30,000.

Group blasts chaining of migrants in pre-dawn swoop, deputy minister’s uniform in breach of SOPs

Lawyers for Liberty says the deputy minister himself was in breach of SOPs even as he oversees Ops Patuh to ensure SOP compliance during the lockdown.

72 foreigners arrested in early morning crackdown at Selangor wholesale market

Those arrested include 39 UNHCR cardholders.

Home minister announces nationwide crackdown on SOP violations in economic sectors

Mobile roadblocks will be mounted at industrial and manufacturing areas identified as Covid-19 hotspots.

Immigration arrests 309 undocumented migrants in early morning raid

Immigration DG says they will be screened for Covid-19 and held at the Semenyih immigration depot before being deported.

Our migrant workers and us

Many of them work hard despite the harassment they face and are only looking to earn an honest living and send money home, not unlike Malaysians who go overseas.

156 migrants detained in late-night Cyberjaya crackdown

Immigration director-general Khairul Dzaimee Daud says they were detained for not having valid travel and identification documents and taken to the screening centre in Putrajaya.

Rights group warns against migrant crackdown

Amnesty International also criticises the home ministry's plan to detain migrants in order to vaccinate them.

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