GEN­DER EQUAL­ITY LAWS

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LAWS to deal with dis­crim­i­na­tion against women is in the works, said Women, Fam­ily and Com­mu­nity De­vel­op­ment Min­is­ter Datuk Ro­hani Ab­dul Karim. “We are cur­rently en­act­ing a Gen­der Equal­ity Act. We have been do­ing a lot of en­gage­ment to so­lid­ify our aim to draft the Act,” Ro­hani told the De­wan Rakyat. She was re­spond­ing to Teo Nie Ching (DAP-Ku­lai) who urged the govern­ment to im­prove laws to bet­ter pro­tect women from dis­crim­i­na­tion in the work­place.

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