Ahead of Budget 2017, NTUC has called on the government and private-sector employers to hire and promote staff based on their skills rather than only...

DEAR REDWIRE: My Indo maid used to have long hair that reached her lower back. She would spend a long time in the toilet bathing, and I counted sometimes...

Ela had worked for just about 10 days before tragedy struck. The 25-yearold Indonesian maid was found at the foot of her employers flat in Sumang Link...

ELSON: The Manpower Ministry says that Singapore’s resident unemployment rate is 3 percent this year – its highest since 2010. Reading further...

Looks like Ah Longs have gone online too – a Thai national found a job in Singapore after replying to an online job ad! 33-year-old Changchai Suriya...

Reader Kev called out local startup Livvit yesterday, due to what was deemed discriminatory hiring practices penalising our local lads who serve national...

KEV: This has got to be one of the most discriminatory advertisement I’ve ever seen. Shame on you, Livvit. To think that even startup companies now...

Spotted at Block 18 Boon Keng Rd on Saturday – a maid who climbed on top of a lorry and threw a hysterical fit. The incident took place at about 4.45pm,...

What would you do if even your resignation letter wasn’t good enough for your boss? That’s the situation that Chester Ang, an ex-staff of a local...

ELSON: Don’t be mistaken that good time will never come to an end. It looks like they will soon as recession looms. Even if not recession, a period...

When the Creative Media and Publishing Union (CMPU) first saw the news online about a 10 percent staff cut, members hurriedly sought clarification from...

It’s time to worry, Singapore Press Holding’s staff. The company has announced that it plans to cut staff numbers by up to 10 percent over...

LEONG SZE HIAN: I refer to the article “Parliament: New online jobs marketplace to help jobseekers through slowdown” (Straits Times, Oct 10). Only...

They’re untrained, they’re paid only S$350 a month, and they’re given the important task of making sure your loved ones are well cared for. That’s...