An embargo on Huawei will severely disrupt global supply chains – analysts

In the wake of Huawei’s chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou’s arrest on December 1, as requested by the United States (along with her extradition), relationships with China are looking to be strained. The arrest, along with intentions to ban the the technology giant...

MOM says FDWs should be given 3 meals a day, but many employers are not complying

The Ministry of Manpower (MOM) requires employers to provide Foreign Domestic Workers (FDWs) with three meals a day, enough for “a female engaged in moderate activity”, but more and more FDWs are coming forward with disturbing reports that they are not receiving...

Domestic helper jailed for cruelly forcing a chilli padi into a child’s mouth and caning her

On Monday, December 10, an Indonesian domestic helper was given a six-month jail sentence for serious mistreatment of her seven-year-old charge. When the little girl misbehaved, the helper stuffed a chilli padi into her mouth, caned her on the shoulder and hit her on...

Video of SAF Open Mobilisation Exercise mocked by Malaysians, started comment war between MY and SG

On December 9, Singapore’s Ministry of Defence conducted a Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) Open Mobilisation Exercise, calling upon all national servicemen, both active and reserve, to report to the Republic of Singapore Air Force’s air bases. It was an impressive...

Video of SAF Open Mobilisation Exercise mocked by Malaysians, started comment war between MY and SG

On December 9, Singapore’s Ministry of Defence conducted a Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) Open Mobilisation Exercise, calling upon all national servicemen, both active and reserve, to report to the Republic of Singapore Air Force’s air bases. It was an impressive...