New insurance scheme to cover migrant workers against critical illnesses, non-work related deaths from 2021
- Posted by: vitu
- Categories: Asia, Business, Economics
SINGAPORE – An insurance scheme will be introduced in January 2021 to cover migrant workers against non-work related death, total and permanent disability as well as critical illnesses.
The scheme, underwritten by NTUC Income, will be available from Jan 1, and the premium that employers of these workers need to pay is $9 a year for each worker.