Building the Economy Together
The incentives under the Penjana Short-term Economic Recovery Plan (PENJANA) will help to levitate the weak confidence of our local business owners. With the economic recovery plan being plotted accordingly, it is aimed to help business owners and their employees to revive and recover from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
From our latest Covid-19 Business Confidence Report 2020, it is reported that almost 89% of our local business owners are considering downsizing their workforce and some are already on the verge of closing down their business permanently. Currently, in the 4th phase of the recovery plan, this time’s incentives are to ease the challenges most of the business owners and its workforce are facing.
Both employers and current job seekers can now rejoice with the newly introduced incentives that encourage employment amidst the economic slowdown. To kick-start, here are few hiring incentives that you can grab now:
- MYApprentice: RM600 a month for providing internships for fresh graduates and school leavers.
- MYHireMalaysia40: RM800 a month for employing unemployed individuals who are below the age of 40
- MYHireMalaysia40+: RM1000 a month for employing unemployed individuals who are above the age of 40
- MYHireMalaysiaOKU: RM1000 a month for employing unemployed individuals who are above the age of 40
Fight Unemployment Together with SarawakJobs.com
We at SarawakJobs.com shares the same mission and objective in fighting unemployment among our local talents by providing a better platform for our local talents to connect with the employers.
In SarawakJobs.com, we believe that in order to create a dynamic and proactive team, first is to look for the best talent to join you. To kick start on your hiring activity, you can contact our Talent Specialist Team, always ready in assisting you in searching for the best local talents in Sarawak.
As good news is meant to be shared, we now are providing a platform for you to search suitable talents for your gig jobs. Learn more about this opportunity here.
And with the economy now being shifted towards digitalization, upskill and train your talents with new digital skills and knowledge. Find out more on our e-learning platform, SarawakCourses. Now, international courses can be attended even from your bedroom!