Malaysia’s IT Company Wistron is all set to take Nepali workers at zero cost.
A bilateral agreement was signed between Wistron Technology and Nepali manpower companies Akarshan International and Laldhanus International on Tuesday. Wistron Deputy GM David and Chairman of Akarshan Intl, Bishnu Bahadur Kc and Chairman of Laldhanus Intl Dawa Nawang Sherpa signed in the agreement as respective representatives.
As per the agreement, Nepali workers are permitted to go to Malaysia through the two manpower companies with zero investment. The Malaysia-based company would take 450 workers in the first phase. A total of 140 women and 60 men are flying to Malaysia through Akarshan International while 175 women and 75 men are being taken through Laldhanush International. Interview dates have been set for Wednesday and Thursday for workers’ selection.
All costs involved in sending the selected Nepali workforce to Malaysia will be covered by the Company, informed Wistron Technology Deputy General Manager David. “We are sensitive to the safety and health issues of workers”, he said, adding there would be no discrimination on wages and opportunities between Nepali and Malaysian workers.
The Company has industries in different countries including China, India, Taiwan, Mexico, the Czech Republic and the Philippines.