Tag: foreign workers


Surprisingly in 2008 there was reported a total of 2.06 million foreign workers registered in the country but here the statistics just show some 50% of that reported numbers. Well… this is despite the fact that Subsection 26 (1) of Workmen’s Compensation Act 1952, having direct that all employers of foreign workers must ensure that the workers are insured all of their foreign workers within the Foreign Workers’ Compensation Scheme designated by the Human Resources Minister. The Subsection 26 (1) of Workmen’s Compensation Act 1952 specifically states that failure to do so is an offence and if convicted, the employer would be fined not more than RM20,000, or jailed for not more than two years or both.

Foreign Workers Related Insurance Schemes | Pay Extra, Gain Competitive Advantages

Foreign Workers’ Insurance – from Foreign Workers Compensation Scheme (FWCS), Foreign Workers Hospitalisation & Surgical Insurance Scheme (or SKHPPA) to Foreign Workers’ Insurance Guarantee (FWIG)  , they provide a really handsome profit for the insurance industry.  Now, that’s the reason why…

Digital Franking System (DFS) For Insurance Guarantee Stamping


A few months ago numerous insurance companies wrote to the Stamping Office of the Malaysian Inland Revenue Board (IRB) requesting that the stamping requirement for insurance bond or guarantee issued to cover foreign workers be simplified or to allow self-franking by the insurance companies themselves. Of course the original intention was to complain against certain companies and shame them (in public) over the manner the “Stamp Duty Paid” mark was placed onto their Foreign Workers Insurance Guarantee (FWIG) policy. At that time the public understanding was that any documents falling under BOND or GUARANTEE must be stamped at the Stamp Office and not to be handled by any third party.

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Foreign workers insurances

Are you a supporter of insurance regulation breaches or you are already reaping some rewards from supporting those breaches? Some insurance practitioners are so ever willing to breach established regulations just to gain a slice of any premium segment deemed…

Legalise Illegal Foreign Workers With Insurance Assists

More and more things to do for the insurance industry, but necessary to get more business

348 agents to process illegal foreign workers‘ applications for the purpose of legalising them in a biometric-system-driven programme or Program 6P And the General Insurance companies and Takaful Operators are going to be a part of these 348 agents….. But…

Foreign Workers’ Compensation Scheme | frolicking with the extras….

  Whenever a Malaysia-domiciled enterprise engages a foreign worker, the following types of insurance are compulsory: Foreign Workers’ Insurance Guarantee (or Bond) (FWIG) Foreign Workmen’s Compensation Scheme (FWCS) Foreign Workers’ Health Insurance (taking effect from 01.01.2011)   CEO! You may…