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Our National Taxi Association (NTA) members have observed that recently, the number of disputes and accidents arising from traffic incidents have been on the rise. As drivers, we are concerned and want our roads to become safer.
The Education Services Union (ESU) welcomes the updated curriculum framework for kindergarten in Singapore. While the framework ensures minimum pre-school education standards, pre-school educators, through numerous conversations with us, call for equal emphasis to be placed on character development.
We refer to Mr Paul Steve Vasudev’s letter (28 Jan 2013). Last year, a study commissioned by the Union of Security Employees (USE) found that wages of security officers have risen between 18% – 28% since 2008, largely due to industry re-development efforts.
More taxi drivers now look at sharing their taxi with a relief driver, to cope with escalating operation costs. Most of these relief drivers drive taxis on a part-time basis to supplement their full-time income.
The Unit for Contract and Casual Workers (UCCW) was set up by National Trades Union Congress (NTUC) precisely to protect and enhance the lives of low-wage, vulnerable workers through various approaches that we feel are more effective in Singapore’s context.