WORKER WELFARE

Coronavirus: Shops in Chinatown advised to step up cleaning efforts

SINGAPORE - Measures being undertaken to keep shops and streets clean and workers protected from infection came under extra scrutiny at Chinatown Street Market on Wednesday (Feb 5).

Facebook, Google drop out of top 10 'best places to work'

NEW YORK (BLOOMBERG) - Big tech companies like Facebook Inc and Alphabet Inc's Google, long seen as some of the world's most desirable workplaces offering countless perks and employee benefits,...

Firms ride tech wave to personalise employee experience

Imagine a workplace where you fit right in as things can be programmed just the way you like them.

Older workers also seek work-life balance in employment: Survey

More older workers expressing a desire for work-life balance compared to four years earlier, says a survey by Tafep and The Straits Times.

Singaporeans less satisfied with their employers than workers globally

SINGAPORE - Singaporeans are less satisfied with their employers compared to their global counterparts, according to a survey released on Tuesday (Aug 15) by human resources consulting firm Mercer...

Employees seek more from workplace to meet demands of digital age: study

SINGAPORE - Employees in Singapore do not feel empowered to embrace the demands of the digital workplace, a new study has found.

Two employers charged for not buying work injury compensation insurance for workers

SINGAPORE- Two employers have been charged for failing to purchase work injury compensation insurance for 25 employees, the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) said on Monday (June 12).