Latest Ministry of Manpower Stories

2013-10-04 23:20:11

However, the WEF report reveals that more could be done to improve health and well being among the city-state’s workers, says Singapore company registration specialist Rikvin. Singapore (PRWEB) October 04, 2013 World Economic Forum’s (WEF) Human Capital Index 2013, released this week, has revealed that Singapore is the third most successful country and the top most in Asia to nurture and develop its talent. The report was done in collaboration with Mercer Consulting and Harvard...

2011-08-29 07:00:00

The new Employment Visa framework will make it more difficult for foreigners to obtain junior to mid-level professional positions in Singapore. The short to medium term impact of this change on Singaporeâs economy is difficult to predict, reports GuideMeSingapore.com. Singapore (PRWEB) August 29, 2011 In a bid to achieve higher economic growth through a more productive labour force and to limit its reliance on foreign talent, the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) has recently...

2010-08-17 06:45:00

PASADENA, Calif., Aug. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE: JEC) announced today that it received the Workplace Safety & Health (WSH) Excellence Award from the Singapore Ministry of Manpower (MOM) and Workplace Safety & Health council. The prestigious honor was awarded in recognition of consistent performance in safety and health by Jacobs in Singapore. The WSH Excellence Award recognizes companies and organizations that have performed well in safety...

Word of the Day
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.