IPOH: Domestic helpers from Indonesia have began to come back into Malaysia starting July 1, says Datuk Seri M. Saravanan.
The Human Resource Minister stated the helpers have began to come back into the nation in batches.
“Many people still prefer domestic helpers from Indonesia as compared to other countries.
“The Indonesian minister was supposed to come with the first batch, but unfortunately she had some other commitments, and has rescheduled her visit,” he informed reporters after the bottom breaking ceremony for a constructing for the Gopeng department of the Tamil Youth Bell Club in Kopisan close to Gopeng on Saturday (July 9).
Saravanan stated though there have been different supply nations for domestic staff, folks nonetheless most well-liked maids from Indonesia.
When requested concerning the numbers of domestic helpers from Indonesia that had arrived into the nation since July 1, he stated solely the Home Affairs Ministry would have the numbers.
“My ministry only processes the documents, on the numbers that have come in, that list will be with the Home Affairs Ministry,”he added.
On May 31, it was introduced that the primary batch of domestic staff, who had been anticipated to reach in Malaysia, had been postponed.
Indonesian ambassador to Malaysia Hermono stated the pilot batch of PDI following the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) between each nations will solely arrive in mid-July.