Tag: Minimum Wage

MAS’ Ravi Menon: Minimum wage can be considered to uplift those with lowest income

Singapore — The managing director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore floated the possibility of having a minimum wage to help those with the...

Lim Tean says Singapore workers are unhappiest in the world

Singapore — Lawyer and opposition leader Lim Tean shared the results of a survey that found that Singapore workers are the unhappiest in the...

Netizens flame PAP’s Victor Lye for Labour Day post which calls PAP ‘true political...

  Singapore — Netizens are raging over the People's Action Party's central executive member Victor Lye's Labour Day Facebook post, which named the party as...

Raise wages of workers in food sector but lower rentals of operators: Chee Soon...

Singapore -- The authorities should lower rental charges as part of plans to introduce a Progressive Wage Model in the food sector. This was...

US research on minimum wage and jobs: What do you think, WP?

Singapore — Some members of the online community, drawing attention to US research on a minimum wage and jobs, have called for a response...

PAP Minister promotes KF Seetoh’s latest Makansutra heritage food guide

Minister for Culture, Community and Youth, Edwin Tong, promoted renowned food guru KF Seetoh's latest food guide, in a recent social media post. Mr Seetoh...

Veteran architect weighs in on whether Singapore should have a minimum wage

Veteran architect and National University of Singapore (NUS) adjunct professor Tay Kheng Soon joined the heated discussion on whether Singapore needs to implement a...

Zaqy Mohamad, Jamus Lim spar in Parliament on WP’s proposal of a minimum wage

Singapore — The Government and the Workers' Party sparred in Parliament on Tuesday (Nov 3) on the WP's call for the introduction of a...

Donald Low advocates Swiss Army knife approach on minimum wage issue

Singapore—Weighing in on the minimum wage issue recently debated in Parliament, academic Donald Low has highlighted the different facets of the problem, saying that...

SDP says S$1,300 is not enough, minimum wage should be S$1,760

Singapore -- The opposition Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) is promoting a minimum wage of S$1,760 a month for full-time workers, amid continuing discussion of...
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