Daily Archives: 2008-04-11

NTUC’s “gift” – helping the poor or blatant exploitation?

Leong Sze Hian and Andrew Loh The National Trades Union Congress just announced a $4 million worth of assistance for 80,000 low-wage workers under the new discount vouchers scheme. According to the Straits Times report, “NTUC’s $4m gift to less well-off workers”, the ST says: “In all, about 80,000 lower-income union members can apply for these vouchers from NTUC.” It …

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