IPEF upskilling initiative hailed for opportunities for women and girls
The initiative came about as a result of Malaysia’s proposal for the IPEF to offer tangible benefits to Malaysians through technical assistance and capacity-building initiatives.
Unemployment rate down in July, nearing pre-pandemic levels
The number of unemployed people continued to decrease to 620,700 in July 2022 compared to 630,600 in the preceding month.
300,000 high-skilled job opportunities to be created by 2025
A total of 20,000 similar job opportunities are expected to be created this year alone.
Post-pandemic, jobs abound but workers in short supply
Employers are having a hard time finding workers, even though they offer attractive salaries.