It's a tally that no one celebrates -- at least 28 people died at worksites in the first seven months of this year, according to figures provided by the Ministry of Manpower (MOM).
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Ministry Of Manpower (MOM) officers raided an open space under the Bartley Road East viaduct, along Kaki Bukit Avenue 3, where some foreign workers had set up illegal barber stalls.
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The Ministry of Manpower is reminding employers to ensure that their maids are not placed in a position where their safety is jeopardised, for example, when cleaning windows of a flat or hanging out laundry.
IT WAS a protest that involved close to 200 foreign workers that lasted 7 1/2 hours under the blazing sun.
The Ministry of Manpower is investigating a cleaning company contracted by Marina Bay Sands for possibly submitting false salary information in work pass applications.
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