The Labour Movement welcomes the measures to strengthen retirement adequacy and enhance CPF savings of Singaporeans. Earlier, the Labour Movement had called for an increase of the CPF salary ceiling to $6,000.
With FREIDA, MWC can move beyond its traditional areas of migrant workers outreach for maximum catchment and impact. Currently, it focuses its outreach at purpose-built dormitories and migrant worker recreation centres.
Since 1999, key leaders from the National Trades Union Congress (NTUC) have visited workers working in the essential services during the Lunar New Year to thank them for their contributions and sacrifices in keeping Singapore moving amidst the festivities.
Today, some 200 taxi leaders and members of the National Taxi Association (NTA) visited the homes of 52 workers from Bizlink Centre (Bizlink), a non-profit organisation that employs disadvantaged people, especially those with disabilities.
The inaugural U Associate (UA) Convention opened today at the NTUC Auditorium at One Marina Boulevard. NTUC President Diana Chia and NTUC Secretary-General Lim Swee Say graced the occasion as Special Hosts.
NTUC U Care Centre has assisted 5,500 low-wage workers on a range of work-related issues since its opening ~Majority of low-wage workers ill-informed of their workplace rights ~ More presence in the heartlands, free legal clinics in the pipeline ~