Tag: Foreign workers

Lim Tean rejects term ‘foreign talent’, urges public to say ‘foreigners working in Singapore’...

Singapore—Lawyer and opposition leader Lim Tean said in a Facebook post on Monday (Mar 29) that he will no longer be using the phrase...

Economists say number of SG’s skilled foreign workers may not return to pre-pandemic levels

Singapore— Singapore may have fewer skilled foreign workers than before, say experts. Skilled foreign workers may take longer to return to Singapore, and they come...

Twelve Cupcakes previous owner Daniel Ong opening steakhouse ‘as product of necessity’

Singapore – Former Mediacorp DJ Daniel Ong will be opening a steakhouse in mid-April. It's a "product of necessity" due to the lack of...

Twelve Cupcakes co-owner fined S$65,000 for underpaying foreign staff, apologises in Instagram

Singapore – Former model Jaime Teo Chai-lin,43, was fined S$65,000 on Tuesday (March 9) for her involvement in underpaying the foreign workers of Twelve...

Josephine Teo: From May 1, Dependant’s Pass holders will need work pass for...

Singapore — Manpower Minister Josephine Teo announced on Wednesday (March 3) tighter new rules for foreigners on Dependant’s Passes (DP) who want to work...

Sylvia Lim seeks clarification on foreign worker entry into S’pore

Singapore— Workers Party' chair Ms Sylvia Lim (Aljunied GRC) sought clarification on Tuesday (March 2) on the new regulations for staggering the entry of...

Edwin Tong: Need to stay competitive, ageing demographic, means foreign workers are necessary

Singapore—Mr Edwin Tong, the country’s Minister for Culture, Community and Youth, acknowledged the sentiments and attitudes that have been negative toward foreign workers and...

Netizens praise man for guiding disabled elderly woman

Singapore—Showing kindness, no matter in what way, shape, or form, can go a long way, as one woman recently witnessed. She saw a foreign worker...

PM Lee: Covid-19 vaccine will also be offered to migrant workers

Singapore—In his message to the country’s migrant workers on International Migrants’ Day (Dec 18), Prime Minister Lee Hsien Long expressed his appreciation for their...

Foreigners account for total employment decline

Singapore—The latest labour market report from the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) showed that foreigners composed almost nine out of ten of the total employment...
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