MAS Ravi Menon: Singaporeans need to “professionalise” if they want higher pay

The managing director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), Ravi Menon, yesterday (Jan 22) said in a speech that Singaporeans who have no...

Taiwan media: Taiwanese Certis Cisco officers get paid S$2,700 a month

Free food, free accommodation, S$2,700 a month and a S$4,000 bonus. This is what Temasek Holdings-owned Certis Cisco is offering to Taiwanese police officers...

Ministers to receive 5.5 mth bonus, Singaporeans to get only 0.5 mth for 2017

Singaporeans will not be having much of a celebration for the New Year, no thanks to the pathetic bonus the middle class and poor...

Young lawyers complaining about long working hours

According to a task force commissioned by the law community, the young lawyers in Singapore are complaining about long working hours and "unreasonable" demands...

Economists: Unemployment rate may worsen

According to economists who read the latest employment report published yesterday (Dec 13), Singapore's unemployment rate is expected to worsen and it is too...

Minister Lim Swee Say remove citizen unemployment rate to make Singaporeans feel good

The Ministry of Manpower has sneakily removed the statistics of unemployment rate for Singapore citizens, and now only group locals as "residents" including foreigners...

Government: No pay increment for security guards in 2018

The Singapore government issued an announcement today (Nov 23) saying that security guards will see a S$75 monthly pay raise only in 2019. There...

SIM fresh graduate salaries stagnate, paid 18% less than other unis

Singapore Institute of Management (SIM) has again played second-fiddle to other local universities with worse employment prospects and lower salaries. According to the latest...

MAS: Singaporeans salaries going lower

According to the latest economic review report by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), the growth of salaries in Singapore is significantly lower than...

MOM: Unemployment rate at 3.2%

According to the latest employment statistics by the Ministry of Manpower (MOM), the unemployment rate for Singaporeans continues to be at it's 8-year-low at...

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Singapore discharge positive case and he died 2 weeks later from infection

Singapore's Ministry of Health (MOH) has screwed up again by discharging a patient who still test positive, and the victim died from the coronavirus...

Government U-turn again: Foreign workers need not be tested before they start work

Barely three weeks ago on May 13, National Development Minister Lawrence Wong declared that it is mandatory for all foreign workers to be tested...

Minister Heng Swee Keat: I don’t know when can we return the money to...

In the Budget debate yesterday, Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat said he does not know when can the government return the S$52 billion...