The Covid-19 pandemic has triggered rapid changes in the cleaning industry, as the overwhelming demand for more cleaners and better cleaning services is likely to extend far beyond the outbreak...
The non-toxic disinfectant is said to be effective in eradicating up to 99.99 per cent of viruses and bacteria on surfaces.
As an operations manager of a cleaning company, Mr Asrin Che Hosni earns just enough to make ends meet and save a little for his retirement.
Getting to where he is has been a soap opera of a journey for Mr Vernon Kwek, the chief executive of Primech Services & Engineering.
A pair of similar-looking robots will start work today - scrubbing floors at the National Gallery Singapore and collecting garbage at the newly opened Jewel Changi Airport.
Cleaning companies have started hiring foreign workers from countries such as Myanmar and Thailand to meet the rising demand for part-time cleaning services.
Plans for more robots, sensors as NEA launches road map to transform cleaning, waste management sectors
In the coming years, you might see robots cleaning and disinfecting areas in Changi General Hospital, or older cleaners donning exoskeleton to give them extra support as they perform their duties...