Gig economy taking off but labour observers flag insurance and CPF concerns

Ride-hailing firm Grab has touted how its private-hire drivers and food delivery riders are covered by free personal accident insurance on the job.
AUGUST 27, 2018 - 11:53 AM


THE gig economy may be taking off, but labour and economy experts here are more concerned about traditional self-employed workers, such as private tutors and taxi drivers.

Unemployment and lower wages are not the main issues for the freelancers tapping digital apps and...