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...

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,...

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...

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...

RONALD LEE: Greedy landlords might be driving pasar malam aunties and uncles out of business for good. What’s seen as a way to make a few dollars...

We’re seeing some troubling figures on the local employment front, but not to worry folks because Singapore is a magnet for expats. For degree holders,...

She was frustrated, and so she took it out a poor defenseless 96-year-old Ah Ma who she was supposed to take care of. For that 25-year-old Indonesian...

Are foreigners workers really much better than locals? One local towkay, Kai Gwee, seems to think so, and would prefer hiring them even if wages are kept...

How bad exactly are job fairs? One commentator on the Transitioning website thinks such fairs are a waste of time and an exercise in humiliation. Said...