Is NTUC owned by government?

Is NTUC owned by government?

The company is a co-operative of the National Trades Union Congress (NTUC). The group has 100 supermarkets across the island, with over 160 outlets of Cheers convenience stores island-wide….NTUC FairPrice.

Type Supermarket Co-operative

Which NTUC is the biggest?

FairPrice Xtra Hypermarkets in Singapore

  • AMK Hub.
  • The hypermarket chain is owned by NTUC Fairprice Co-operative Ltd, which was founded in 1973, and is today Singapore’s largest retailer.
  • NEX Mall.

How do I complain to NTUC?

If your matter is urgent and is relating to any of the following related NTUC organisations, you may contact them directly at:

  1. NTUC CLUB:6589 1600.
  2. NTUC FAIRPRICE:6552 2722.
  3. NTUC FOODFARE:6756 0266.
  4. NTUC INCOME:6788 1777.
  5. NTUC LEARNINGHUB:6336 5482.
  6. NTUC LINK:6223 5225.

Who is Vipul Chawla?

Indian-origin business leader Vipul Chawla has been named as group CEO of Singapore’s FairPrice Group, a union-linked supermarket food chain operator across the country with annual revenue of nearly USD 3 billion.

Is Vipul Chawla a Singaporean?

As a Singaporean, Chawla was involved with the labour movement and helped promote the talent pool in Singapore through NTUC’s “U Circle of Friends” – comprising C-suite executives in regional or global roles from large MNCs. Chawla will relocate to Singapore from Dallas, United States.

Are all unions under NTUC?

Currently, over 98% of union members are in unions affiliated with the NTUC.

Is NTUC under Temasek?

It was incorporated in Singapore in 2003 and is a subsidiary of Temasek. Prior to its establishment, Fullerton’s investment team operated as the internal fund management division within Temasek, managing its capital resources since 1989.

What is the difference between NTUC Finest and Xtra?

FairPrice Xtra is our hypermarket retail format which offers our customers a good range of fresh and grocery items including electronics and casual wear. Cheers and FairPrice Xpress offer time-stretched customers 24-hour shopping at convenient locations but prices may be higher due to different cost structure.

Where do I complain to NTUC Fairprice?

NTUC FairPrice Customer service Contact Details

  • Customer Service Number. 6380 5858. Timing : 8.00am – 10.00pm.
  • Email Support : [email protected].
  • Official Website:

How do I contact NTUC?

Enquiry on Membership Matters For your safety and convenience, you may contact us through the following channels: Live Chat. Online FAQ or Click here to write to us. Membership Hotline: 6213 8008 (Monday – Friday 9.00am to 5.30pm and Saturday 9.00am to 12.30pm)

Who is the owner of Chawla?

Manpreet Virmani – Business Owner – Chawla Chicken – India | LinkedIn.

Who is the chairman of NTUC?

Mr Ronald Ong Mr Ong is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of ASEAN at Morgan Stanley. He is also the Chairman of NTUC Income; Advisory Board member of Sim Kee Boon Institute for Financial Economics at the Singapore Management University.

Is NTUC Plus Card a union member?

NTUC membership is issued by the National Trades Union Congress (NTUC), a national confederation of trade unions and network of professional associations and partners across all sectors in Singapore.

Are unions legal in Singapore?

While unions are authorised to carry out industrial action, the Trades Union Act stipulates that they must first obtain the consent of the majority of their members affected through a secret ballot.

What is the old name of Singapore?

Singapore was known in the 13th to 14th century as Temasek, a name also recorded in Chinese sources as Dan Ma Xi, a country recorded as having two distinct settlements – Long Ya Men and Ban Zu. It changed its name to Singapura perhaps towards the end of 14th century.

Is NTUC Finest more expensive?

TL;DR: There Is No Price Difference Between Different Outlets! Yes, I’m serious! I’ve spent one whole day loitering in 4 different FairPrice stores and compared the prices of 200+ items, and there’s no difference in price whether you buy it in FairPrice Finest or the regular FairPrice Supermarket!