THE Ministry of Manpower has urged companies to impose a leave of absence (LOA) on employees who returned from overseas between March 14 to 20, before a mandatory stay-home requirement for all...

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EMPLOYERS who force their staff to take leave for the mandatory 14-day stay-home notice or leave of absence (LOA) could have their work-pass privileges suspended, said the Ministry of Manpower (...

FOUR work pass holders and six employers were found to have breached the leave of absence requirements in place due to the coronavirus situation.

[SAO PAULO] Brazilian planemaker Embraer SA will furlough almost 15,000 workers in January, the company said, ahead of a partial takeover by Boeing, a deal that still needs regulatory approval....