PM: Some ex-Utusan staff will be rehired by new management
KUALA LUMPUR: Some of the Utusan Melayu Sdn Bhd employees under the previous management will be rehired by the “new Utusan”, says Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.
“Utusan will be managed by a new company that will take it over. As far as the workers are concerned, some of them will be taken back to work with the new Utusan, ” said.Dr Mahathir was asked on the fate of 862 employees of the nation's oldest Malay paper after he launched the International Greentech and Eco Products Exhibition and Conference Malaysia (iGEM) 2019 at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre here Thursday (Oct 10).
Yesterday (Oct 9), the 862 employees of the Utusan media group were left in the lurch after the company folded, with neither a termination letter nor a job offer.The company also owes them two months’ salary.It was announced that Aurora Mulia Sdn Bhd has acquired a 70% stake of Utusan-owned Dilof Sdn Bhd, which is the company holding the printing permits for the four newspapers under the Utusan group – Utusan Malaysia, Mingguan Malaysia, Kosmo! and Kosmo! Ahad.
Aurora Mulia, which is linked to tycoon Tan Sri Syed Mokhtar Al-Bukhary, also holds 31.22% of Media Prima Bhd, currently Malaysia’s largest media conglomerate.Utusan Malaysia was first published as Utusan Melayu in Jawi in 1939 in Singapore. Read more: The Star »
you hire the ppl who drove this paper into the ground? they will drive your company into the ground as well.
Syarikat baharu Utusan akan serap sebahagian kakitangan, kata PM | The Malaysian InsightUtusan Melayu Berhad, syarikat akhbar yang wujud sejak 1930-an menutup operasinya dan memberhentikan 800 kakitangannya. Mana pi hero melayu pembela melayu yg pung pang pung pang dok bawa isu melayu.. lepas dah pergunakan ko tinggai taik utk Org lain tolong cucikan.. wabarkokkk AnnuarMusa
Utusan Group ceases operations, staff told to vacate offices by 1pm Wednesday (Oct 9)PETALING JAYA: Employees of Utusan Melayu (Malaysia) Berhad were told to pack up their belongings and leave the office by 1pm on Wednesday (Oct 9) as the cash-strapped company officially ceases operations. Sign of times: we don't need a racist newspaper anymore... Because we have racists everywhere Hahaha. Sayonara. Karma is a gr8 thing. Budak tu tak tolong ker?!
Internal memo states Utusan to shut today, all staff dismissedAn internal memo sighted by Malaysiakini revealed that its sister publication Kosmo! also ceased operations. You reap what you sow...consequences are inevitably shaped by past & present actions. It's too late to feel regret. Well, let's hope all those who attended the 'integrity/dignity congress' (or whatever it was called), will protest publicly and loudly about the loss of dignity in having so many (of their ilk) lose their job(s) - just like that! But do I think it will happen? Fuck....No!!!! Blame DAP!!!! Must blame them! If not... Blame agenda yahudi also works.
Internal memo states Utusan to shut down today, all staff dismissedIts sister publication Kosmo! also ceased operations, the memorandum sighted by Malaysiakini reveals.
They're all cowards: Left in the lurch, Utusan staff slam managementKUALA LUMPUR: The owners of Utusan Melayu (M) Bhd failed to face their employees and explain the situation following the decision to liquidate the company, leaving them in the lurch, says National Union Journalist (NUJ) Utusan representative Mohd Taufek Razak. Utusan Melayu (Malaysia) must merge into Star Media Group immediately. very irresponsible. Or alternatively, look fr the next job and not to wait for utusan.see maybe syed can help
Utusan to ‘live on’ but no guarantees of employment for staff | The Malaysian InsightFormer executive chairman Abd Aziz Sheikh Fadzir says choosing workforce down to new employer.