Tag: Cleaners

Cleaner in Yishun juggles two jobs yet managed to raise 13 children

A 68 year-old man works two jobs as both the neighbourhood block cleaner in Yishun and housekeeper at Khoo Teck Phuat Hospital while raising 13 children. Hi son, 31-year-old Sahri Jumaat, praised his father, Jumaat bin Soori, for being his idol. Sahri shared photos on social...

Good news for Singapore’s cleaners: extra bonus on top of salary increase

An extra bonus is headed towards the nation’s cleaners. Those who are citizens or permanent residents of Singapore and who have been working in the same firm for one year or more are to receive a bonus as well as their three percent yearly...

Cleaners: Majority are locals with low wages

Will the progressive wage model (PWM) and mandatory licensing of cleaning firms make any difference remains to be seen IT'S often said that Singapore needs foreign workers to build and clean its streets as not many locals are willing to take up these jobs. While...