BFM 89.9

One moment please...

HIGHLIGHTS  COVID-19 Malaysia Terbaru
Podcast  >  Morning Run  >  Morning Brief  >  Racing to Get Ahead

Racing to Get Ahead

Datuk Shamsuddin Bardan, Executive Director, Malaysia Employers Federation

19-Apr-19 07:45

Racing

00:40 - Retrenched workers and fresh graduates are now fighting it out for high-skilled jobs which are not growing as fast as low-skilled ones. Between 2010 and 2017, the number of degree holders in the workforce has increased by an average of more than 170,000 people per year.

09:43 - Tun Daim Zainuddin has expressed confidence that the East Coast Rail Link’s (ECRL) price tag of 44 billion ringgit could see a further reduction. The original contract costs RM65.5 billion which saw a saving of RM21.5 billion.

11:37 - Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said the government intends to bring back the Formula One (F1) race to Malaysia to stimulate Malaysians to enter the automotive industry. The prime minister believes that the reintroduction of the Malaysian Grand Prix would generate positive publicity for the country as well as bringing large crowds to the event.


Presented by: Lyn Mak, Sharidz Abdullah, Khoo Hsu Chuang

Tags:  ECRLFormula 1unemploymentautomotiveGovernment/Regulatory/Policy MakingEconomy, MarketsPolitics, News, Current Affairs

Business
Money

Share this podcast

Latest Podcasts

BFM 89.9 -- The Business Station.

Welcome to BFM


You're one tap away from great content.


Sign up for a free BFM account and access our entire podcast library to your heart's content.


Please turn off your popup blocker.

Terms & Conditions      Privacy Policy



Play / Pause

Listen now : Malaysia Terbaru Special Programming

Today’s Shows



10:00 AM

Breaking Bread (REPEAT)

EP54 - On Restaurant Design; Loh Yi Jun, junandtonic.com | Megan Lai (Ground Up Design & Build)

11:00 AM

A Bit of Culture (REPEAT)

Noona Ghosting Politics; Kam Raslan | Ezra Zaid | Azura Rahman

12:00 PM

I Love KL (REPEAT)

Rumah Seni Selangor; Muhammad Fareez, Rumah Seni Selangor (RUsSEL)

1:00 PM

Best of Enterprise (REPEAT)

Shop Beyond Borders; Syatirah Safran, Buyandship

2:00 PM

Popcorn Culture (REPEAT)

Throwback Tuesday - A Fistful of Dollars; Lee Chwi Lynn | Sharmilla Ganesan | Arvindh Yuvaraj

2:30 PM

Popcorn Culture (REPEAT)

Review - Richard Jewell; Lee Chwi Lynn | Julian Yap | Arvindh Yuvaraj

3:00 PM

Earth Matters (REPEAT)

Why Not Preserve the Kuala Langat North Forest Reserve?; Leela Panikkar, Director, Treat Every Environment Special (TrEES)

4:00 PM

Pick Of The Pops

6:00 PM

Wavelength (REPEAT)

Ep181 - Airliftz

7:00 PM

Take Five (REPEAT)

8:00 PM

Malaysia Terbaru Special Programming

9:00 PM

Malaysia Terbaru Special Programming