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S’porean treats migrant workers with Starbucks beverages, they rated their drinks 10/10 

Singapore — A man decided to treat the migrant workers in his workplace with Starbucks drinks. They collectively rated it a 10 out of...

4-year-old boy uses his own birthday money to give away 100 care packs to...

Singapore — A four-year-old boy in Singapore used his birthday money to accumulate 100 care packs, which he distributed personally to migrant workers. After seeing...

Migrant worker Covid-19 outbreak: Taiwan is where Singapore was in April 2020

Taiwan may be at present where Singapore was over a year ago, mainly because of a recent uptick of Covid-19 among migrant workers. This...

Covid-19 & migrant workers one year on: Rights groups warn SG will suffer in...

Singapore—Migrant workers became the face of Singapore’s pandemic fight last year, when over 90 per cent of the country’s infections were found among workers...

ROADS.sg says speeding lorry drivers are ‘the real issue’ in accidents

Singapore—A popular commuters’ group commented on the issue of accidents involving lorries, saying, “We feel the real issue are the drivers of such lorry.” The...
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With workers from Bangladesh and India dwindling, companies look to China for manpower

Singapore – With a travel ban imposed on visitors with recent travel history from India and Bangladesh, companies that have relied on migrant workers...
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BBC writer highlights ‘deep dissonance…in the best place to live during Covid’

Singapore—Last week, Singapore toppled New Zealand from the number one spot on the Bloomberg Covid Resilience Ranking, gaining the title of "the best place...

Ho Ching: 11 new dorm infections key reason for prioritising vaccinating migrant workers

Singapore—After the news broke of migrant workers in a dormitory testing positive for Covid-19, Madam Ho Ching, Temasek Holdings chief executive and wife of...

Migrant worker helps visually impaired senior cross the street at AMK

Singapore—In today’s jaded world, it’s easy to find news that angers or upsets us, and therefore good news of people’s kind acts never fails...

Why are migrant workers in dorms still under strict control?

Singapore— With more restrictions relaxed, life for many Singaporeans is almost like it used to be before the pandemic, but not for the migrant...
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