He said the amendments to Perkeso
especially will benefit 1.2 million housewives and also 2.5 million migrant workers.
"They first said three months but I said I give you one month," the DAP Ipoh Barat told reporters after making his maiden visit to the Industrial Courts building at Wisma Perkeso
A BN administration would also infuse the Social Security Organisation (Perkeso
) with an additional RM60 million to allow it to raise interim aid payments to members, he added.
Socso, also known as Perkeso
(Pertubuhan Keselamatan Sosial), is a Malaysian government agency that was established to provide social security protection to Malaysian employees under the Employees' Social Security Act 1969.