Tag: Poverty in Singapore

Alfian Sa’at concerned about ministry’s “clarification” of elderly dishwasher’s story

Singapore — Playwright Alfian Sa'at has weighed in on a viral post from earlier this week concerning an elderly dishwasher and her struggle to make ends meet, a matter which the Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) sought to clarify in a Facebook post...

Singapore’s hidden poverty, Willing Hearts founder Tony Tay reaches out to help

NHK WORLD-JAPAN released a video that showed the hidden poverty in Singapore featuring Tony Tay and the organisation he founded called Willing Hearts. This was a clip from the longer segment released the news media organisation called “Singapore’s Other Side” published a month ago. “During...