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Fear of job losses toped in Malaysia from Asian continent

Global IndexesOct 21, 2020
Fear of job losses toped in Malaysia from Asian continent
The survey of 12,000 employed adults from 27 countries finds that of the 54% who are concerned, 17% are “very concerned” and 37% “somewhat concerned” about losing their job. It is 72% in Malaysia, 59% in South Kora, and 56% in India. The study has found fear of job losses is 56% in Saudi Arabia, which accounts for the largest Sri Lanka migrant workers.

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