Guide to Malaysian Employment Law

Discover the essential insights into Malaysian employment law with our easy-to-read guide that answers all the important questions. Whether you run a business or just want to know your workplace rights, this guide has the information you need.


Why you should download this guide

Gain a thorough understanding of Malaysian employment law, covering key areas such as minimum wages, working hours, employee benefits and entitlements, flexible working arrangements and others.

Obtain an overview of employment contracts, termination/dismissal procedures and severance pay calculations.

Learn about your rights and responsibilities (whether as an employer or an employee), empowering you to make informed decisions and mitigate legal risks.



Why this guide is essential

Stay up to date on minimum statutory rights, benefits and entitlements in Malaysia

Get a competitive edge by understanding the evolving employment landscape

Foster a harmonious and legally compliant work environment by implementing best practices and making well-informed decisions.


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