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‘Weed out the minority’: Josephine Teo announces MOM crackdown on workplace discrimination with heavier punishments

After updates to the Fair Consideration Framework (FCF), employers found guilty of discrimination will be barred from hiring new foreign workers for up to 24 months.

A new government programme will help tech firms hire talent to expand, including applications for employment passes

Under the scheme, tech companies will have the employment pass applications of their core team members facilitated.

Close to 90% of foreign workers say they are satisfied with working in Singapore, MOM survey finds

Many foreign workers said their working conditions were safe, and they were also allowed to make their own food arrangements.

50,000 blue-collar jobs for Malaysians are up for grabs after Japan launched a new visa programme to allow more foreigners into the country

Under the new visa system, foreign nationals with certain Japanese language and job skills will be able to apply for a resident status that grants foreigners working rights in 14 sectors for up to five years.

Mahathir urges Malaysians to work dirty, low paying jobs rather than remain unemployed

If Malaysians don't take up 3D - dirty, dangerous and difficult - jobs, foreign workers will take their place, Mahathir says.

Singaporeans must remain open to foreigners, says Heng Swee Keat

Singapore must not propagate the notion that only people exactly like us are our people.

Singapore parliament: To protect local jobs, Government has to cut foreign worker quota, says Chee Hong Tat

He said jobs for Singaporeans will be lost and socio-political problems could flare up if the country does not control the number of foreign workers here.

Brexit is going to make the UK’s labour market crisis even more severe

The Resolution Foundation says most UK businesses don't plan to hire more UK workers if migration drops, and warns of changes in the face rising labour costs.