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Labour Day protest at Hong Lim Park

A few hundred people gathered for a Labour Day protest at the Speakers' Corner in Hong Lim Park on Thursday.

SINGAPORE: A few hundred people gathered for a Labour Day protest at the Speakers' Corner in Hong Lim Park on Thursday.

Several speakers took to the stage, speaking on issues like population, elderly workers, unemployment, foreign workers and ministerial salaries.

The speakers included protest organiser Gilbert Goh, who runs a website about unemployment.

The peaceful protest ended at 7pm with the playing of Singapore's National Anthem over the loudspeakers.

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