By Weiliang SiowAug 23
Many of the sporting events by U Sports are organised from the ground up by U CHAMPs, volunteer-leaders who make time from their busy work and school schedule to share their passion for sports with fellow union members. One of them is 24-year-old Felicia Lim, who is a U Champ for U Sports’ Floorball team.
By Weiliang SiowAug 18
Rahim Alwi was first elected into the Amalgamated Union of Public Employees’ (AUPE) executive council in 1998, and worked his way up to the position of secretary in 1998 and vice-president in 2006. He is now the president at AUPE and branch chairman at the National Environment Agency (NEA).
By Weiliang SiowAug 16
Goh Sor Imm started her career with the Labour Movement in August 1990 as a research officer in the then Singapore Institute of Labour Studies (now Ong Teng Cheong Labour Leadership Institute). She was posted to NTUC’s industrial relations department in 2001 and has risen through the ranks ever since.
By Weiliang SiowAug 14
Over the past 24 years in the Labour Movement, Ong Hwee Liang has played an instrumental role in strengthening the working relationship between the unions, corporations and government agencies, enabling all stakeholders to unite in upholding Changi Airport's status as a vibrant, world-class air hub.
By Weiliang SiowAug 11
With beginnings as early as 1982 in the Singapore Maritime Officers’ Union (SMOU), Mary Liew’s experience has grown multifold with her expanding portfolios across divisions and eventually, taking on the roles of general secretary in the union’s executive committee in 2013 and president in NTUC central committee in...
By li yin limJun 30
Come 1 July 2017, the amended Retirement & Re-employment Act (RRA) will take effect in Singapore, bringing with it three key improvements that will benefit both mature workers and their companies. In his first blog post, NTUC DSG Heng Chee How shares why this latest update is like music to his ears.