Tag: discrimination

Not all Vietnamese go to S’pore for KTV jobs: Vietnam embassy official

Singapore — The vice activities conducted by some Vietnamese does not represent the Vietnamese population in Singapore, said a Vietnam embassy official. Among the estimated...

Tan Tock Seng Hospital staff face discrimination, blamed for stricter measures; PM Lee calls...

Singapore – "It's been a tough period for many, but particularly hard for the staff at Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH)," wrote Prime Minister...

Chinese-Australians report discrimination as Beijing, virus tensions mount

More than a third of Chinese-Australians surveyed reported facing discrimination last year, in a report released Wednesday that points to a souring relationship with...

‘Citizen or PR?’ ask some after Facebook post about missing teen

Singapore — A Facebook post asking for help to find a missing teenager, believed to be of Indian descent, stirred up a hornets' nest....

President Halimah: Discrimination has no place in society, Tangs to allow employees to wear...

Singapore -- Any form of discrimination against anyone has "no place at all in our society and, most certainly, not at the workplace," said President...

Netizens doubt employers who practice discriminatory employment policies will be reprimanded

Following news of a total of 47 employers being added to a watch list for possibly exhibiting discrimination in their hiring procedures, Facebook users...

Founders of @MinorityVoices: “We just want to start a conversation”

Singapore -- Two university students have taken it upon themselves to shed some light on the social problems faced by minorities in the Singaporean...

Some people annoyed by woman’s comments about being called “black”

Singapore – A woman, whose comments on Facebook that she was called "black" when she growing up have annoyed some people, has been strongly...

“Father, am I not Singaporean,” asks girl after “brown skin” comment by classmate

Singapore -- The story of five-year-old Mayuki and her query to her father, asking if she was Singaporean because of her "brown skin", has...

MP tries 3 times for tax rebate and child relief for single unwed parents

Singapore -- There should be a more level playing field for single unwed parents, Mr Louis Ng, an MP for Nee Soon GRC, said...
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