Thailand arrests over 1,100 illegal foreign workers World

Thailand arrests over 1,100 illegal foreign workers

As many as 1,162 illegal foreign workers in Thailand have been arrested and 204 law-breaking employers have been prosecuted following checks on nearly 50,000 foreign workers at establishments in the past month.
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.
Malaysia arrests more illegal foreign workers World

Malaysia arrests more illegal foreign workers

Over 150 foreigners aged between 20-45, have been detained by the Malaysian Immigration Department for various offences including not having identification documents, possession of fake work permits.
Malaysia continues scan of illegal workers World

Malaysia continues scan of illegal workers

As many as 62 foreign women and nine Malaysians were arrested on May 1 during an operation against illegal workers jointly held by the Immigration Department and relevant authorities in Johor state.
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Illegal foreign workers in Malaysia drop drastically

Local media reported on December 14 that the number of illegal foreign workers in Malaysia have reduced drastically thanks to the Immigration Department’s rehiring and resettlement of illegal immigrants programme.