"This strike action has succeeded beyond all our expectations."

What a striking difference five days made

What a difference five days made Twenty-four, times five, little hours Brought the MOM and the powers Where there used to be complains … What has happened in the space of these five days since those Chinese drivers first went on strike? Ministry of Manpower (MOM) warned SMRT to thoroughly review and improve its human resource and management practices. SMRT announced that it was already planning to give the drivers a $25 increment. SMRT also said it is now looking into their wage concerns and will share its decision with them next week. A first townhall was held with China…