WELFARE

WELFARE

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  1. Members of the yellow vests movement gather in a makeshift shelter near a roundabout in Ancenis

    Explainer - 'Yellow vest' crisis exposes limits of French welfare system

    France's "yellow vest" protests have exposed a deep-rooted belief that society is not working for large swathes of the French population, ...
  2. French President Emmanuel Macron attends the "prise d'armes" military ceremony at th

    Macron says France's welfare system is wasteful, urges reforms

    France should stop plowing large amounts of cash into a welfare system that fails to rescue the poor from poverty, President Emmanuel Macron said ...
  3. Volunteers of initiative, Family Kitchen, package excess foods from five-star hotels before redistr

    Jordan charity gathers hotel leftovers to feed poor

    At the end of a lavish Ramadan buffet in the banquet hall of one of Amman's five-star hotels, a young Jordanian charity worker rushes to gather up ...
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    Delhi's proposal to cap drug costs worries Indian hospitals industry

  5. PIE accident site (Gaya)

    Commentary: A role for insurers in reaching ambitious workplace safety and health goals

    Changes to the Workplace Safety and Health Act have set the tone for ambitious workplace safety and health targets. Insurers should rise to the ...
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    New NTUC scheme helps expand welfare benefits for SME employees

    These benefits include access to club facilities, participation in sports and recreational activities, promotions from various NTUC merchant ...
  7. Hong Kong domestic helper protest

    Hong Kong maids march against window-cleaning after deaths

    There are 300,000 maids in Hong Kong, mostly from the Philippines and Indonesia, with concern growing among rights groups over their welfare ...
  8. yang yin tour guide

    Yang Yin says not pleading guilty to criminal breach of trust after all

    On Wednesday (Jul 27), when asked by the District Judge to confirm his decision, Yang said through an interpreter that he would not plead guilty ...
  9. chained dog in siglap

    AVA investigating feedback on chained dog in Siglap area

    A post on the Facebook page of a group called Chained Dog Awareness in Singapore alleged that the dog became aggressive after being leashed for a ...