Oh ... k ....the lynx wrote:Good job, taking away jobs from Singaporean folks.
Not many promoters were Singaporeans
And above rule don't apply to coffee shops, it seems, as latter aren't under NEA.
Some more of the news ...
The NEA spokesman noted: "Hawker centres are essential social infrastructure and important communal spaces - they provide a family friendly, clean and hygienic environment for patrons and families to enjoy good food at affordable prices."
Hawkers said promoters are paid about $1,000 a month by breweries and earn a commission of five cents to 10 cents a bottle. They also earn tips, which can average $100 a night. There are probably about 600 beer promoters here, with Asia Pacific Breweries (APB) Singapore hiring most of them. It declined comment.