BFM 89.9

HIGHLIGHTS 
Podcast  >  Morning Run  >  Morning Brief  >  Raise Pay To Raise Productivity

Raise Pay To Raise Productivity

Dr Juita Mohamad, Fellow, Institute of Strategic and International Studies (ISIS) Malaysia

06-Apr-21 07:45

Raise Pay To Raise Productivity

Due to the pandemic and ensuing economic downturn, salaries stagnated and fresh graduates struggled to get employed. To assure fresh graduates, Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department, Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamad says that they can expect a higher starting salary by the middle of this year. Dr Juita Mohamad, Fellow at Institute of Strategic and International Studies (ISIS) Malaysia discusses options and what must be done to address underlying problems.

Image Credit: Yang Zhen Siang | Shutterstock.com

Produced by: Arleen Webber

Presented by: Roshan Kanesan, Noelle Lim


This and more than 60,000 other podcasts in your hand. Download the all new BFM mobile app.

Categories:  Business AnalysisTrends and ForecastsMarketsPoliticsSocial Issueslaw & legal mattersInvestments

Tags:  fresh graduatestarting paymalaysiaeconomypolicy





Play / Pause

Listen now : Pick of the Pops (REPEAT): Ep548

Today’s Shows



10:00 AM

Pick of the Pops (REPEAT)

Ep548

12:00 PM

Bar None (REPEAT)

1:00 PM

Ringgit & Sense (REPEAT)

The Muslim Pilgrim's Progress: Planning For Umrah Or Hajj; Suraya Zainudin, Financial Blogger, Ringgit Oh Ringgit

1:30 PM

The Property Show (REPEAT)

Club Med Leading the Way In Green Resorts; Rachael Harding, CEO, East and South Asia & Pacific, Club Med | Gregory Lanter, Chief Development and Construction Officer, Club Med

2:00 PM

Cruise Control (REPEAT)

Max Fun in the Maxed Out Isuzu D-Max X-Terrain; Daniel Fernandez, Managing Editor, dsf.my

3:00 PM

Marketing Mojo (REPEAT)

Don’t Get Distracted by Tech, The Consumer Is Key; Mário Braz de Matos, Co-founder and Managing Partner, Flying Fish Lab

4:00 PM

The Bigger Picture (REPEAT)

The Real Problem: Inequality, Not Refugees; Dr Melati Nungsari, Prof of Economics, Asia School of Business

5:00 PM

TED Radio Hour

6:00 PM

Earth Matters (REPEAT)

Birds For Mangroves!; Ashley Yeong, Environmental Journalist, Macaranga | Wong Siew Lyn, Editor and Co-founder, Macaranga | Dato' Dr Amar-Singh HSS, Editor, Malaysian Bird Report

7:00 PM

Back To Back (REPEAT)

Ep111 - Sabrina Carpenter

9:00 PM

The Selector