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labour issue

  1. Rogue Trader

    Now it's PAP's old angmor FT's turn to tell off sinkies

    'More Singaporeans feel that they are owed a living!' Monday, January 26, 2015 - 09:00 Walter Sim The Straits Times From "overfussiness" and complacency to an inability to accept criticism, many things about Singaporeans' attitudes to work irk Mr Victor Mills. The Northern Ireland-born...
  2. Rogue Trader

    Ah neh IT sweat shop director fined for false declaration of employee salaries

    Computer firm director charged for false declaration of salaries <small class="clear">Thursday, June 19, 2014 - 12:23 </small>AsiaOne SINGAPORE - A computer firm director has been charged by the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) for allegedly making false salary declarations in Employment Pass...
  3. Rogue Trader

    [FTs need not apply]Mudlaysia reserves jobs in all fast food joints for citizens only

    Malaysia bars foreign workers from fast-food outlets By PTI | 7 Jan, 2014, 05.47PM IST KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's fast-food restaurants will no longer be allowed to hire foreign workers, the Home Ministry said today, a decision that will affect thousands of Indians who come seeking work as...
  4. Rogue Trader

    Useless 29 yo abused intern had wanted to suffer in silence

    Intern abused by boss planned to keep quiet about beatings Stomp Sunday, May 26, 2013 SINGAPORE - The 29-year-old intern abused by his boss at a sofware company, Mr Alan Lee, may fear his temper and violent behaviour but he also commanded admiration in certain aspects from him. Mr Lee was...
  5. Rogue Trader

    After Cheaper Betterer Faster, labour minister Lim SS says Easier Smarter Safer(Huh?)

    Future growth will not be at expense of workers: Lim Swee Say By Tan Qiuyi POSTED: 01 May 2013 11:16 PM SINGAPORE: Labour chief Lim Swee Say said the national drive to raise productivity does not mean workers have to work harder and longer hours. He said the effort is also about making jobs...
  6. Rogue Trader

    Japanese Fashion chain UNIQLO introduces Worldwide Equal Pay System for all stores

    Japanese Fashion Chain UNIQLO Introduces Worldwide Equal Pay System Across Its Stores <abbr class="published" title="2013-04-25T03:00:02+09:00" style="border: 0px;"> 16 hours ago</abbr> by Andrew Miller Tadashi Yanai, chairman and director of Fast Retailing and the main force behind the...
  7. Rogue Trader

    This is how pinoys settle labour disputes with exploitive angmor bosses

    Australian resort manager killed in the Philippines by AFP inSing.com - 8 April 2013 5:20 PM | Updated 9 April 2013 10:56 AM <cite style="display: block; font-style: normal; font-size: 10px; margin: 4px 0px;"> The manager of Blue Rock Beach Resort (above) in the Philippines, an Australian, was...
  8. Rogue Trader

    [Breaking News] Technology can help businesses cope with rising cost, labour shortage

    Technology can help businesses cope with rising cost, labour shortage Posted: 13 February 2013 1801 hrs SINGAPORE: Analysts say Singapore businesses can cope with rising cost and labour shortage by investing in technology. Logistics firm YCH is an example of a logistics firm which spends...
  9. Rogue Trader

    Another strike at Tai Seng construction site yesterday?

    Foreign workers stop work at construction site: Another dispute? Stomp Saturday, Dec 08, 2012 Workers at a construction site on Tai Seng Street have stopped working and started to gather outside the building, an office worker who works nearby said on Saturday. The office worker said it was...
  10. Rogue Trader

    Operation Coldstore 2012: 28 SMRT bus drivers arrested this morning!

    Police round up 28 SMRT bus drivers The Straits Times Saturday, Dec 01, 2012 SMRT bus drivers rounded up by police this morning at the two dormitories were taken to a detention centre at Admiralty. Get the full story from The Straits Times.
  11. BuiKia

    This Sinkie is destined to be bullied for the rest of his life

    This 24-year-old, who wants to be known only as Jayern, claims he has been slapped, kicked, punched, hit with PVC pipes and even a golf club by his boss. He has made police reports and filed a magistrate's complaint. Jayern also has a medical report which details injuries he claims he...
  12. Rogue Trader

    [Breaking] iPhone 5 production will be delayed due to Fozconn slave revolt in China

    Foxconn China plant closed after clash involving 2,000 By Clare Jim TAIPEI | Mon Sep 24, 2012 5:21am EDT (Reuters) - Taiwan's Foxconn Technology Group, which assembles Apple's iPhones and makes components for top global electronics companies, closed a plant in northern China on Monday after...
  13. BuiKia

    Racist Employer Spotted!

    Doctors at two clinics said the injured worker should be sent to hospital. Instead, Chelladurai Lenin, 47, was dumped on the roadside after he passed out. His mobile phone was used to call 995. Chelladurai's employer then said over the phone that he had seen somebody lying along Upper Changi...
  14. Rogue Trader

    [Income opportunity for sinkies] Cleaner crisis at Bukit Merah View Hawker Center!

    Hawker centre has only two cleaners, stall owners upset by Lianhe Wanbao - 19 June 2012 6:17 PM | Updated 6:36 PM Vendors at a hawker centre located at block 115 in Bukit Merah View are upset that for the past few days, their contractor has only sent two cleaners to help clear dishes and...
  15. Rogue Trader

    MOM taking action against employers who discriminate against locals (eg besotted)

    No. 1 employment gripe: Bosses prefer foreigners Toh Yong Chuan (The Straits Times), The Asia News Network, Singapore | Thu, 04/19/2012 11:09 AMA | A | A | Complaints that employers prefer foreigners over locals have for the first time topped the list of grievances that Singaporeans have...
  16. Rogue Trader

    PM Lee's in-law wants to implement salary ceiling and floor to curb SG poverty gap

    <tbody> Business @ AsiaOne Local economist suggests second wage revolution 3-year plan to cut income inequality, foreign labour use. -BT Teh Shi Ning Tue, Apr 10, 2012 The Business Times SINGAPORE - To tackle rising income inequality and an excessive reliance on cheap foreign labour...
  17. Rogue Trader

    Sinkies score 2nd lowest in the world for job satisfaction!

    Singapore second lowest globally for job dissatisfaction: Survey 76 per cent of respondents from Singapore claim to be dissatisfied with their jobs. Wed, Mar 07, 2012 AsiaOne A recent survey shows that Singapore ranks the second lowest globally in terms of career satisfaction. According to a...
  18. Rogue Trader

    PAP MP so shocked that maids are treated like animals!

    Maid agency careless with workers' safety? Zenzen InSing.com - 23 hrs 6 mins ago <cite style="display: block; font-style: normal; font-size: 10px; margin-top: 4px; margin-right: 0px; margin-bottom: 4px; margin-left: 0px; ">(Pic / MP Alex Yam's Facebook page)</cite> An MP has openly slammed a...
  19. Rogue Trader

    NTUC to release the thinnest book in history - workplace rights for PMEs

    <cite nodeindex="1">By Channel NewsAsia, </cite>Updated: 30/11/2011 Labour movement intensifies outreach to white—collar workers Office workers seen at the financial district in Singapore SINGAPORE: Singapore’s labour movement is intensifying its outreach to white—collar workers, including...
  20. Rogue Trader

    Minister of State Tan Chuan Jin went to bangla dorms to ogle

    I'll give credit when it's due. This noob Tan chuan jin has been quite hands on and appear humble since he took office. Keep it up and Marine parade GRC might keep Tin pei ling come 2016 :eek: Foreign workers’ dorms crowded, abysmal: Tan Chuan-Jin <cite class="byline vcard" style="font-style...