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MEF Academy Events
 27Disciplinary Procedures27 - 28 August 2018
 29Supervisory Skills For The New Workforce29 - 30 August 2018
 03Certified Training Needs Assessor (TNA)3 - 4 September 2018
 05HR For Beginners5 - 6 September 2018
 09Behavioral Events Interviewing Skills (BEI)9 - 10 October 2018

Key Statistics
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2014 2015 2016 2017p 2018f
Key Indicators*   
Population (million)30.631.031.632.132.9
Real GDP (% Growth) - 6.0
Per Capita Income (RM)34,83936,09337,79241,07242,834
Per Capita Income (USD)10,6459,2429,1109,55110,885
CPI (2010 = 100)110.5112.8115.2119.5N/A
CPI (% Growth) - 3.0
Labour Indicators*   
Labour Force ('000)14,26414,51814,66814,971N/A
Labour Force Particpation Rate (%)67.667.967.767.8N/A
Employment ('000)13,85314,06814,16414,459N/A
Unemployment Rate (%) - 3.5
Layoffs (persons)25,91738,49937,69935,097N/A
Foreign Workers ('000)2,0732,1351,8661,797N/A
Labour Productivity Growth (%)
No. of Employers Implemented PLWS77,35278,96280,607N/AN/A
No. of Employees Enjoying Benefits
from PLWS ('000)
No. of Collective Agreements signed,
Peninsular Malaysia
Collective Agreements signed, Peninsular Malaysia
(workers covered, thousands)
Average Salary Increase**
Executive (%)5.535.975.555.555.53
Non Executive (%)5.435.445.515.445.42
Average Bonus Granted**
Executive (months)
Non Executive (months)1.921.701.971.812.02
Source: * Data compiled from BNM Annual Reports and Ministry of Human Resources, Malaysia
             ** MEF Salary Surveys

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