Budget Debate Speech by Koh Poh Koon, Deputy Secretary-General, NTUC, Senior Minister of State, Ministry of Trade and Industry and Member of Parliament for Ang Mo Kio GRC on 26 February 2020
Debate Speech on Ministerial Statement by Koh Poh Koon, Deputy Secretary-General, NTUC and Member of Parliament for Ang Mo Kio GRC on 4 June 2020
Debate Speech on Ministerial Statement by Ng Chee Meng, Secretary-General, NTUC, Minister in Prime Minister’s Office and Member of Parliament for Pasir Ris-Punggol GRC on 4 June 2020
NTUC, the Building Construction And Timber Industries Employees' Union (BATU), and the Waste Management & Recycling Association of Singapore (WMRAS) have joined forces to embark on an Operation and Technology Roadmapping (OTR) process to professionalise and upgrade the sector.
The National Trades Union Congress (NTUC), the Building Construction And Timber Industries Employees' Union (BATU), the Waste Management & Recycling Association of Singapore (WMRAS) and other industry stakeholders will be embarking on targeted efforts to drive transformation in the sector.
Helping improve workers’ wages, welfare and work prospects remains core to the work of the Labour Movement. In particular, the Company Training Committee (CTC) was one of the initiatives launched in April 2019 by the National Trades Union Congress (NTUC) to support workers in achieving better work prospects through company training.
NTUC Deputy Secretary-General Koh Poh Koon continues to push for the Progressive Wage Model (PWM) to be implemented across more sectors and vocations to help uplift the incomes of lower-wage workers.
The National Trades Union Congress (NTUC), in a bid to uplift the plumbing sector and workforce, has brought together PUB, Singapore’s National Water Agency, and Singapore Plumbing Society (SPS), with support from Public Utilities Board Employees Union (PUBEU), NTUC U SME and NTUC Training and Transformation (NTUC T&T), to leverage the unique strengths of these stakeholders and develop a sector-level Operation & Technology Roadmap (OTR) for the plumbing industry.
The NTUC Hospitality and Consumer Business Cluster (HCBC) and the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) have rallied the tourism sector to transform and build new capabilities, to ensure it is poised for the next bound of growth.