Jobs aplenty in 2019, but not high-skilled work

The agriculture sector will require more labour once global commodity prices increase. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, March 12, 2019.

THE local labour market is expected to remain strong in 2019 but dominated by low-skilled jobs, according to MIDF Research.

In a report on the Malaysian labour market released yesterday, the research house said last year, the labour force saw an increase of 2.2% year-on-year to 15 million employed.

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