Labourers from Bangladesh at a coffee shop in Singapore’s Little India district. Photo: Reuters

In rich Singapore, why must migrant workers go hungry?

  • The labourers who build the gleaming skyline made famous in Crazy Rich Asians are paid as little as US$15 a day for 12 hour shifts, meaning they have little choice but to turn to low cost caterers to provide their meals
  • Unfortunately, the food served is often paltry, nutritionally insufficient and sometimes downright rotten
Topic |   Singapore

TOP PICKS

Labourers from Bangladesh at a coffee shop in Singapore’s Little India district. Photo: Reuters
READ FULL ARTICLE