Pandemic Food Stress Hits Low-Income Singaporeans

Singapore's economy is taking a hit from the COVID-19 pandemic. Unemployment figures are not out yet, but in spite of the Job Support Scheme, there will be a lot of working people feeling the brunt of the slow down. The JSS grant for businesses that are not in aviation, tourism or food services is just 25 percent of wages of up to $4,600. It is going to be very tough for an employer whose business is…