Tag: MOM

Govt error leads to over S$370m wage support wrongly disbursed to 5,760 firms

Singapore – Over S$370 million in wage support was wrongly distributed by the Government to some 5,400 companies after using the wrong dates to...

Breaking the LGBTQ stigma starting with gay conversion therapy in ‘Aqua Man’

SINGAPORE - Creating content surrounding the LGBTQ community can be rather tricky because of censorship laws. Even so, it didn’t stop an up and...

Work from home no longer the default, up to 75% can return to office

Singapore – Up to 75 per cent of employees currently working from home (WFH) can return to the workplace from April 5. A Ministry of...

MOM: An Indian and a Bangladeshi worker jailed for false injury compensation claims

Singapore—The Ministry of Manpower (MOM) announced on Tuesday (Mar 23) that two foreign employees have been jailed for fraudulent work injury compensation claims. Singh Arshdeep,...

MOM aids worker after room assigned to him to finish SHN was “worse than...

Singapore—After two accommodations for a Malaysian S pass holder on a Stay Home Notice (SHN) proved to be “worse than the quarantine facility in...

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...

Drunk ang mohs dance and party at Robertson Quay, flouting social distancing rules

A group of men and women were seen drunkenly dancing and partying at Robertson Quay over the weekend. In videos widely circulated on social media,...

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...

New hangout for domestic helpers set up to prevent overcrowding at popular spots

Singapore – A pilot at the former site of Raffles Girls' School (Secondary) has been launched to offer alternative gathering sites for foreign domestic...

NCMP Leong Mun Wai: Singaporean workers will stay under pressure

Singapore — Non-Constituency Member of Parliament (NCMP) Leong Mun Wai from Progress Singapore Party (PSP) has one question: Why are so many schemes needed...
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