| Azlan Othman |
A ROADSHOW was conducted yesterday by the Immigration enforcement officers in association with the Horticulture Division of the AgriFood and Agriculture Department to brief vendors on the rules and regulations, types of offences and penalties imposed for hiring foreign workers illegally.
The roadshow, led by a Senior Immigrations officer, was held at Horticulture Centre hall in Rimba, Gadong. It was attended by 60 vendors and about 30 immigration personnel.
A briefing on the immigration rules and regulations was delivered by Haji Md Yante Hussaine bin Hj Ismail, Senior Immigration Officer.
A dialogue on issues relating to the rules and regulations of Immigration and National Registration was also held.
The vendors welcomed efforts that have been made by the department in upholding the government’s aspiration to maintain peace and stability in the country.
The event also saw the installation of posters pertaining to immigration rules and regulations at signboards in the area and distribution of brochures on the laws.