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Migrant workers in Malaysia: does gain outweigh pain?

Ismail, Fadillah and Md Yusoff, Rosman and Mohammad Shahabuddin, Abu Saim and Nor Aziz, Ainul Mardhiyah (2017) Migrant workers in Malaysia: does gain outweigh pain? Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanoscience, 23 (9). pp. 8895-8897. ISSN 15461963

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Abstract

The study is to identify the condition of migrant workers in Malaysia by looking at the case of workers from Bangladesh who migrates to Malaysia in search of employment. One of the primary reasons they want work abroad either temporarily or permanently is because Malaysia has offers a long term benefit for their skills and exposure to a different culture and practices. Their joyful experiences were often unnoticed as it goes hand in hand with the prejudices of their difficult working journey. Their agony of this minority of immigrant apparently caught more attention compared to the pleasure.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Migrant workers; skills acquisition and economic mobility
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD4801-8943 Labor. Work. Working class
Divisions: Faculty of Technology Management and Business > Department of Production and Operation Management
Depositing User: Mr. Mohammad Shaifulrip Ithnin
Date Deposited: 30 Apr 2019 01:04
Last Modified: 30 Apr 2019 01:04
URI: http://eprints.uthm.edu.my/id/eprint/10794
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