Parliamentary written questions: MP Louis Ng on work permit holder's salary
The written answer format does not allow for the follow-up of answers in the same Parliamentary seating if the MP is dissatisfied, but that has not stopped some MPs from asking a second or even third time for more clarity in subsequent sittings.
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Over three Parliamentary sittings, MP Louis Ng asked Minister for Manpower Josephine Teo about discrepancies in work permit holder’s salary and the amount stated in their In-Principle Approval (IPA) letter. Here are his attempts: