Subject: [Stop-traffic] News/Malaysia: Woman fined for hiring worker
From: Melanie Orhant (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Wed Jan 03 2001 - 09:31:46 EST
Woman fined for hiring worker
Borneo Bulletin, December 6, 2000
Hajah Jamilah binte Duraman, 40, was fined B$800 or one month in jail
employing a 20 year old Indonesian man, who was not officially under her
employment to work for her as a fruit seller.
Immigration Prosecuting Officer Moharefandi bin Hj Md Tahir told the
that the Indonesian man, Samia bin Syam, 20, was caught at a stall
in the vicinity of Jerudong beach on October 30 this year, when a raid
conducted by Immigration officers and Labour Department.
Chief Magistrate Hairolarni bin Abd Majid, fined Samia B$500 or one
in jail for breaching the employment Immigration Rules.
Please contact me off-list for any questions about Stop-Traffic at
Women's Reproductive Health Initiative
Program for Appropriate Technology in Health
Stop-Traffic is an open, facilitated, international electronic list
funded by the Women's Reproductive Health Initiative of the Program
for Appropriate Technology in Health (PATH) that addresses human
rights abuses associated with trafficking in persons, with a strong
emphasis on public health. The focus of Stop-Traffic is the
trafficking in persons into sweatshop labor, domestic servitude,
forced prostitution, forced agricultural labor and coercive
mail-order bride arrangements. Trafficking in people for forced
labor is an ever-growing worldwide phenomena that affects the health
and well-being of millions of women, men and children.
To subscribe and unsubscribe, please go to
Stop-traffic mailing list
This archive was generated by hypermail 2a22 : Wed Jan 03 2001 - 09:42:06 EST