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Employment agency fined S $ 78,000 after loading the dead on & # 39; ads maids on Carousell


Singapore Recruitment Agency SRC Recruitment was fined S $ 78,000 on Tuesday (April 30th) after loading the dead on the & # 39; ads of foreign workers on an online Carousell market.

The bars on Carousell between September 1 and September 17, 2018 compared to the 49 domestic workers goods, the Ministry of Manpower said.

The company was fined S $ 48,000 on Tuesday after he pleaded guilty to 26 March this year to 16 charges of violations of the employment agency licensing conditions on advertising workers' insensitive and casting them in an unworthy world. "

SRC was also fined another S $ 30,000 on 29 charges for other crimes, employment, including the inability to manage the security agreements and pending authorization form for walk-through transactions.

Another 99 charges were taken into consideration during sentencing state courts on Tuesday.

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The agent, who worked for the company was the first to be prosecuted and convicted in November 2018 for putting up posts on the Internet sales site.

MOM has sent three warnings employment companies in July 2014, November 2016 and the furious 2018 on the status of the license for responsible advertising.

Despite reminders, the SRC is not in the "show sensitivity" of the state where the marketing of its services and breached the terms of the license, the ministry said.

«MOM does not condone offensive and insensitive methods of advertising that depict foreign workers in a negative light," said Commissioner for Employment Agencies Kevin Teoh.

"We remind all employment agencies to follow professional standards in carrying out their duties. MOM does not hesitate to take stringent enforcement action, including revocation of the license, against stray EO. "

A notice of revocation of the license was handed over to the SRC.

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