Tag: migrant workers in Singapore

Writer wonders if migrant workers would agree that SG now “world’s best place to...

Singapore—In an opinion piece, Mr Bhavan Jaipragas, the Asia Correspondent for the South China Morning Post (SCMP), admitted to having “mixed feelings” upon reading...

Louder calls to end transporting workers in lorries after 2nd accident in 5 days

Singapore—Another accident involving migrant workers transported in the back of a lorry, the second in less than a week, has prompted netizens to call...

Migrant workers enjoy Singapore Flyer trip sponsored by donations of vouchers

Singapore — Some 600 migrant workers took a fun trip to the Singapore Flyer on Sunday (Jan 31) after kind-hearted Singaporeans donated their SG...

Worker who saved child from ledge at Hougang HDB posts photos of dramatic rescue

Singapore—On Monday (Jan 4), TISG reported that a video of a worker rescuing a child standing precariously at the window of a ledge of...

Lawyer who appealed successfully for Indonesian helper says there are many others like her

Singapore — The lawyer who appealed successfully against the conviction of Indonesian domestic helper Parti Liyani has been praised not only by the judge...

Work stopped at 13 construction sites because of fresh Covid-19 cases in dormitory

Singapore — While all foreign worker dormitories had been cleared of Covid-19 as of last Wednesday (Aug 19), and 86 per cent of the...

Migrant worker: Singapore developing at lion’s pace, but our problems are solved at snail’s...

Singapore—A migrant worker took to Facebook on Monday (Aug 24), to air his grievances concerning the difficulties of migrant workers’ lives in the country....

Migrant worker threatens to jump from dorm’s 4th floor after employer disallows him from...

Singapore—The Ministry of Manpower (MOM) announced in a Facebook post on Thursday (July 23) that it was aware of an incident involving a foreign...

Calvin Cheng labels those calling to end over-reliance on foreign workers in SG as...

Singapore—Former Nominated Member of Parliament (NMP) Calvin Cheng, who frequently airs his views on social media, weighed in on the issue of whether or...

Jack Sim makes the case for paying Singaporeans a higher wage for construction jobs

Singapore—Jack Sim, who made a name for himself as the founder of the World Toilet Organization, made a case for paying Singaporeans a higher...
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