Indonesia to spend over 24 bln USD on stimulus funding in 2021 World

Indonesia to spend over 24 bln USD on stimulus funding in 2021

The Indonesian Government has announced that it will allocate 356.5 trillion Rp (24.04 billion USD) for COVID-19-related stimulus funding next year in an effort to continue supporting the country’s economic recovery and strengthen the health care system, including the provision of a coronavirus vaccine.
Malaysia to not extend E-card registration World

Malaysia to not extend E-card registration

The Malaysian Immigration Department has decided not to extend the registration for the Enforcement Card Programme (or E-card) for foreign workers although last-minute applicants have doubled since June 28.
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Vietnam, RoK boost labour cooperation

A conference on labour cooperation between Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) was held in the northern province of Hai Duong on August 10, on the occasion of the 20 th anniversary of the two countries’ diplomatic ties.