Tag: migrant workers in Singapore

Advocacy page highlights plight of migrant worker unable to go home after severe accident

Itsrainingraincoats has a Facebook page that describes the group as “A simple initiative to spread kindness to migrant workers in Singapore!” The people in charge of the page are unidentified, but apparently, they perform services to migrant workers around the country, including distributing food...

New film shines light on migrant laborers’ lives in Singapore

A Land Imagined, a new movie that highlights the plight of migrant workers in Singapore, can perhaps be considered to be the anti-Crazy Rich Asians. The film was first shown at the same time as the top-grossing romantic comedy, but shows a starkly different...

When right is not really right with migrant worker laws

Singapore needs to work on enforcing the rights of migrant workers, not just informing them of their rights, said the President of Transient Workers Count Too (TWC2), Russell Heng. Responding to the Little India Riot COI, Heng said today that TWC2 welcomes its recommendations that...