The Labor Ministry ordered to look after Myanmar's labor rights that wages were deducted more than the law says.

Date: 
Saturday, 13 January 2018

          The Labor Ministry ordered to look after Myanmar's labor rights that wages were deducted more than the law says.

          Today (Jan 12, 06) Mrs. Petcharat Sinauy Deputy Minister of Labor was a spokesperson for the Ministry of Labor revealed after a meeting of the Ministry of Labor's Labor Center, in case the Foundation for the Promotion of Workers Quality of Life (LPN) has received complaints from 37 Myanmar's labors that Tongnueng Rongriung Co., Ltd., deducted the wages more than the Labor Protection Act 1998: the deduction of wages 1) deduction of 5% of wages from the total amount of wages. 2) deduct 200 bahts, stating that it is for police 3) deduct the cost of proof of nationality the amount of money from 4,500 to 20,000 baht. In this regard, H.E. Police General Adul Sangsingkeo Minister of Labor ordered to protect and enforce by the law and to protect the rights of workers equally. In the beginning, Nakhon Pathom Provincial Labor Protection and Welfare Office together with staff in Nakhon Pathom, Banglane Police Station Social Development and Human Security Office, Child and Family Home, and Provincial Labor Office inspected and screened the employees of the Tongnueng Rongrong Co., Ltd., who filed the application for help with the deduction of wages are victims of human trafficking at the Bangbon district meeting room, Nakhon Pathom from January 10, 61 to Jan 11, 61, the summary of the results of the two-day exclusion of 40 victims was found not to be a victim of 37 human values ​​and should be assisted and protected by other laws that may be 3 victims of trafficking.

          In addition, the Social Security Office by the Social Security Office in Nakhon Pathom has conductedTongnueng Rongrong Co., Ltd. The Myanmar labors have no information to apply for a job from the employment office in Nakhon Pathom. It is not registered as an insurer, so the Social Security Office in Nakhon Pathom will check the work permit of them to keep track of the employer to register the employees to be insured.

          In addition, the Social Security Office by the Social Security Office in Nakhon Pathom has conductedTongnueng Rongrong Co., Ltd. The Myanmar labors have no information to apply for a job from the employment office in Nakhon Pathom. It is not registered as an insurer, so the Social Security Office in Nakhon Pathom will check the work permit of them to keep track of the employer to register the employees to be insured.