Tag: foreign worker

Present owners of Twelve Cupcakes fined S$119,500 for underpaying 7 foreign employees

Singapore -- The present owners of the Twelve Cupcakes chain were fined S$119,500 on Tuesday (Jan 12) for underpaying seven foreign employees by about...

Anger online after man, claiming to be bank V-P, accuses Singaporeans of being racist

Singapore -- Opposition Peoples Voice (PV) party leader Lim Tean took to social media to highlight a comment made online calling Singaporeans racist, lazy...

“Business owners who want to hire foreign Indians should migrate to India with their...

A netizen's post in the public Facebook group, Concerned Citizens Band Together for a Better Singapore has sparked a conversation among Facebook users regarding the hiring...

Foreign workers from cleared dorms to be allowed to go out for personal errands,...

It was announced on Wednesday (Aug 12) that foreign workers residing in dormitories cleared of Covid-19 will soon be allowed to leave the dormitories...

Public responds to S’pore’s reliance on foreign workers, saying it’s all about salary

Singapore – The public expressed their voice regarding the ongoing issue of Singapore's reliance on foreign workers and foreign talents, saying it all boils...

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...

Singapore houses recovered migrant workers on cruise ships

Singapore is moving migrant workers who have recovered from the coronavirus on to two cruise ships as part of efforts to reduce the spread...

Millennials speak up on government’s handling of the dormitories issue

In recent weeks, foreign workers living in dormitories have made up most of Singapore’s newly reported COVID-19 cases. On 22 April, 967 out of...

Nepalese worker dies in Malaysia meat machine accident

A Nepalese worker was killed Monday after he fell into a meat-mincing machine in Malaysia's Malacca state, an official confirmed. The Malacca fire department's Zulkhairani...

‘Kindness supply chain’ for Singaporeans to give gifts to migrant workers

Singapore — While many foreign workers may be spending the holiday season away from their families and friends back home, one particular group has...