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Man Used Forged Certificate to Gain Employment as Supervisor, Gets Six Weeks’ Jail

SINGAPORE: A man who used a forged certificate to gain employment as a formwork supervisor was sentenced to six weeks’ jail on Thursday (Feb 24). Formwork is a mould which concrete or similar materials are poured into. Hanif Miah Md Nurul Islam pleaded guilty to offences under the Workplace Safety and Health Act. He had…

175 firms fined total of over $1.1M for not updating MOM promptly on work pass holders’ addresses

Knowing where work pass holders are staying is crucial in cases such as emergency contact tracing. But in the last two years, 175 firms have been fined over $1.1 million all for failing to promptly update the residential addresses of 960 of them. The Ministry of Manpower (MOM) said on Wednesday (Jan 26) that these…