IN a move targeted at foreign workers, Singtel will be bundling NTUC Income-provided insurance coverage into its prepaid and remittance app services.

BUILDING on measures implemented in November last year, the Ministry of Law (MinLaw) has further tightened caps on loans to foreigners and low-income foreigners in particular.

DORMITORY operator Labourtel Management Corporation and its director, 42-year-old Singaporean Parvis Ahamed, are facing 10 and six charges respectively for failing to provide satisfactory living...

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THE "local qualifying salary" will go up by S$100 to S$1,300 in July as the government further tightens its foreign worker policy to give a stronger push to economic restructuring and...

SINGAPORE'S Minister for Trade and Industry Chan Chun Sing said the tightening in foreign worker rules announced in the Budget this week was a "surgical" move targeted at specific...

[BERLIN] Worker-starved Germany plans to ease immigration rules to attract foreign jobseekers and replenish its fast ageing workforce, despite mounting public resistance against new arrivals.

[OIZUMI, Japan] Ageing Japan is reluctantly attempting to prise open its doors to migrant workers as it battles serious labour shortages, raising the hackles of conservatives worried about mass...