Tag: migrant worker dormitories

Netizens react to SM Teo’s take on the foreign worker dormitories situation

In his speech yesterday night (Jun 11), Senior Minister Teo Chee Hean touched on the government’s actions regarding the migrant worker dormitories under his point on crisis response. SM Teo highlighted that measures like heightened surveillance and tightened precautions had been put in place in...

Josephine Teo: A repeat of Lui Tuck Yew?

Is the dormitories mess-up a replay of MRT’s Saw Phaik Hwa and Lui Tuck Yew situation? Whether the answer is yes or no or even not sure, there is, unfortunately for Manpower Minister Josephine Teo, a historical precedent for an almost politically inevitable conclusion. Former...

Netizens query on possible conflict of interest as Josephine Teo’s husband is CEO of company that set up temporary dormitory facilities

In a viral Facebook post, one netizen raised questions about Manpower Minister Josephine Teo and Surbana Jurong, the company that runs Community Care Facilities (CCFs) for COVID-19 isolation, including a facility at the Singapore Expo. The post, written by one Levan Wee on Sunday (May...