PRIME Minister Lee Hsien Loong’s annual May Day Rally will not be held in person this year, amid a prolonged "circuit breaker" to control the spread of the deadly novel coronavirus.

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THE labour movement has asked the Singapore Island Country Club (SICC) to help run the Sime Public Golf Course - an unexpected move that seems to have caused a stir among some members at the elite...

SINGAPORE BUDGET 2020

THE labour movement is piloting an initiative to match soon-to-be-displaced white-collared workers with new jobs in a bid to minimise the duration of unemployment.

THE labour movement has set what its chief calls a "bold, ambitious" target of reaching 1.5 million members by 2030, even though it has yet to meet its previous target of one million members.

THE state of the economy seems to have little impact on company training plans, as businesses rolled out a slew of union-led staff-upgrading projects in recent months.

MAY DAY RALLY

THE National Trades Union Congress (NTUC) will be the "mountain behind workers" in championing their wages, welfare and work prospects, secretary-general Ng Chee Meng said on Wednesday.

A STRONG labour movement remains crucial to Singapore - even as the future of work looks very different, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said in his May Day Message for this year.

THE tripartite workgroup set up to address issues for Singapore's ageing workforce is now in the advanced stages of determining the new retirement and re-employment ages, NTUC Secretary-General Ng...