Correspondent

ComfortDelGro cabby drives until fainted on ECP expressway

It was reported in the media on Sunday (10 Mar) that a ComfortDelGro cabby drove along the ECP expressway until he fainted while the taxi was still moving. The incident actually happened on Friday (8 Mar). The whole incident was captured by a dashboard camera from another car. It was later uploaded onto Roads.sg: It showed the taxi suddenly swerving …

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F&B group founded by award winning entrepreneur, caught for deceiving MOM

Last month, it was reported that GD Group, a food and beverage company specialized in selling Penang food, had deceived the Manpower Ministry (MOM) into issuing Employment Pass to 20 of its foreign employees, when they did not meet the requirements. Between February 2013 and July 2015, GD Group falsely declared salary amounts of between $4,000 and $4,800 for its …

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Ms Teo: Govt, unions and employers all agree retirement, re-employment ages of elderly should be raised

In Parliament today (5 Mar), Manpower Minister Josephine Teo told Parliament that the Government, unions and employers have all agreed to raise the retirement age beyond 62 and re-employment age beyond 67 (‘Parliament: Govt, unions and employers agree retirement, re-employment ages should be raised‘). Ms Teo was referring to the Tripartite Workgroup on Older Workers set up last year to …

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