Tag: salaries

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...
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Salaries of workers aged 35 to 44 most affected by Covid-19 economic fallout

Singapore—A recent report from DBS Bank has shown that workers in the 35 to 44 age bracket have been affected the most by the...

Compared to PM Lee, how much do other heads of state earn?

Singapore—It’s no secret that Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong is the highest-paid head of state in the world. And, considering that he’s been...

Manpower Minister Josephine Teo: From July 2019, firms that hire foreigners must pay locals...

Singapore—On March 5, Josephine Teo, the country’s Manpower Minister, said that a raise is being imposed on the local qualifying salary for businesses that...

MOM: Employers no longer allowed to hold money for domestic helpers

The Ministry of Manpower (MOM) has issued a new Work Permit condition stating that employers are no longer allowed to hold or keep money...

Apparently, PM Lee’s salary is not S$4.5 million a year

It’s actually S$2.2 million, and that includes bonuses. According to Factually - an official Government website that aims to clarify public misconceptions on policies matters...

Malaysia: Cost of living woes linked to salary stagnation

KUALA LUMPUR -- It is proverbial among the local workforce that Malaysia, a country rich in so many ways, has an acute cost of...
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