It was his proactive nature, passion for workers’ welfare and keen sense of justice that gave union members the confidence in this pioneer hero.
Meet the pioneer generation unionist who not only saw Singapore’s industrial environment change over the decades, but was there lending a hand.
There were some heavyweight words that rang through the Modernization Seminar, setting the tone for the Labour Movement of today. They’re worth a relisten to.
What was so significant about the year and why every Singapore worker should know about it?