Tag: Foreign workers

“This is my country, we don’t like you, just go”, Man videographed allegedly telling...

The video of a man allegedly telling a foreign worker to leave the country, claiming Singaporeans "don't want (him) here," has been circulated online,...

90 Tech Passes issued while there is a raging debate on PMET jobs in...

Singapore—In order to address the shortfall in tech talent in the country, local IT professionals are being aggressively poached by competing companies. This move...

Leong Mun Wai says higher pay will motivate Singaporean delivery riders to be construction workers

Singapore—Non-Constituency MP Leong Mun Wai from the Progress Singapore Party has called for higher wages in the construction industry. This will attract more Singaporeans to...

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...
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