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Ministry of Manpower (Singapore)

The Ministry of Manpower (Abbreviation: MOM; Malay: Kementerian Tenaga Manusia; Chinese: 新加坡人力部) is a ministry of the Government of Singapore which is responsible for the formulation and implementation of labour policies related to the workforce in Singapore. The Ministry was known as Ministry of Labour until 1998.

Ministry of Manpower
Ministry of Manpower (Singapore) (logo).png
Logo of the MOM
Agency overview
Jurisdiction Government of Singapore
Headquarters 18 Havelock Road, Singapore 059764
Employees 1760[1]
Annual budget Increase$1 billion SGD(2010)[1]
Ministers responsible
Agency executives
  • Aubeck Kam, Permanent Secretary
  • Augustin Lee, Deputy Secretary
  • Ping Soon Kok, Deputy Secretary (Development)
Child agencies
Website www.mom.gov.sg

Contents

Statutory BoardsEdit

 
Ministry of Manpower building at Havelock Road, Singapore.

The MOM oversees 15 divisions and 3 statutory boards.[2] These are:

  • Corporate Communications Department
  • Corporate Planning Department
  • Customer Responsiveness Department
  • Foreign Manpower Management Division
  • Human Resource Department
  • Income Security Policy Division
  • International Manpower Division
  • Labour Relations and Workplaces Division
  • Legal Services Department
  • Manpower Planning and Policy Division
  • Manpower Research and Statistics Department
  • Occupational Safety and Health Division
  • National Human Resources Division
  • Work Pass Division
  • Workplace Policy and Strategy Division
  • MOM Statutory Board

Minister for ManpowerEdit

Years in Office Minister
1963 – 1968 Jek Yeun Thong
1968 - 1971 S Rajaratnam
1971 - 1981 Ong Pang Boon
1981 - 1983 Ong Teng Cheong
1983 E W Barker
1983 - 1985 S Jayakumar
1985 - 1991 Lee Yock Suan
1992 - 2003 Lee Boon Yang
2003 - 2008 Ng Eng Hen
2008 - 2011 Gan Kim Yong
2011 - 2012 Tharman Shanmugaratnam
2012 - 2015 Tan Chuan-Jin
2015 - Present Lim Swee Say

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Head O: Ministry of Manpower" (PDF). Budget 2010: Revenue and Expenditure Estimates. Ministry of Finance. February 2010. Retrieved 2010-09-14. 
  2. ^ "Divisions and statutory boards". Ministry of Manpower (MOM) Singapore. Retrieved 7 May 2018. 

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