What is the Difference Between the 6ME and the Medical Check Up for Work Permits?

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Singapore’s regulatory framework for foreign workers includes stringent health screening requirements to ensure the well-being of both the workers and the community. Two critical components of this framework are the 6 monthly medical examinations (6ME) and the medical check up for work permits. This article explores the differences between these two examinations, their purposes, and […]

Common Medical Conditions that Can Affect Your Eligibility for a Work Permit

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Navigating the process of obtaining a work permit in Singapore involves meeting certain health requirements to ensure the safety and well-being of employees and the broader community. Before being granted a work permit in Singapore, individuals are required to undergo a medical check-up to assess their health status and identify any medical conditions that may […]