KUCHING: A job vacuum is inevitable and some sectors with high dependence on foreign workers might be hit hard because locals tend to shy away from the 3D — dangerous, dirty and difficult — jobs.

In a report last Sunday, Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) psychology and education professor Murnizam Halik said foreigners largely dominated the construction, plantation and agriculture sectors and also worked as domestic helpers but many Sabahans shunned such jobs.

“Low remuneration and the 3D nature of these jobs are the main reasons for such a low take-up by locals.

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