Jobs

Labour Day is a disgrace?

I refer to the Ministry of Manpower’s (MOM) Report on Wage Practices 2016 released on 30 May. It states that “Among the private establishments with…



Elderly poor: 10 damning statistics?

Elderly workers: Many working out of need I refer to Ng Kok Hoe’s article “Elderly workers: Many working out of need, not out of choice”…


Ban new foreign HR professionals?

I refer to the article “Why is a local PMET IT job posted in JobStreet’s Indonesia webportal?” (theonlinecitizen, May 16). It states that “Editor’s note…




Sungei Rd: Lots of help – really?

Help ongoing for Sungei Road vendors I refer to the article “Help ongoing for soon-to-be displaced Sungei Road vendors” (Straits Times, May 12). It states…


The shame of a 1st world nation?

The faces and insecurities of Singapore’s elderly working poor I refer to the article “Ploughing on: The faces and insecurities of Singapore’s elderly working poor”…