Seacare

The Seacare Hotel designated as a Holding Facility by MPA during COVID-19
The Seacare Hotel designated as a Holding Facility by MPA during COVID-19

The Maritime and Port of Authority of Singapore has updated its requirements for crew change for cargo ships in the port of Singapore, to minimise risk of community spread of COVID-19.

Ships Calls Increase for SMMC During COVID-19
Ships Calls Increase for SMMC During COVID-19

Seacare Maritime Medical Centre (SMMC) has been responding to ship calls round the clock to provide medical treatment for seafarers. Due to stricter border control measures because of COVID-19, sick seafarers are unable to disembark to seek medical attention unless it is a medical emergency.

The Seacare Hotel Steps Up Health and Safety
The Seacare Hotel Steps Up Health and Safety

When Malaysia announced a lockdown of the country beginning from 18 March 2020, many employers scrambled to find accommodation for their Malaysian employees who will be affected by this lockdown. Recognising the urgency of the situation, Seacare Hotel took the initiative to approach employers and offered a solution, doing its part to support the fight against COVID-19.

Seacare Environmental – Bringing Cleanliness and Hygiene to the Next Level
Seacare Environmental – Bringing Cleanliness and Hygiene to the Next Level

Seacare Environmental has seen a surge in demand for cleaning and disinfection services since the outbreak of COVID-19. Given how public and personal hygiene is Singapore’s first line of defence, Seacare Environmental has adopted stringent cleaning procedures for all staff while also protecting their safety and personal hygiene.

3 Secrets to Establish Confidence and Professionalism
3 Secrets to Establish Confidence and Professionalism

16 staff placed out by Seacare Manpower Services to various schools, ministries, government agencies and the People’s Association attended a course titled ‘3 Secrets to Establish Confidence and Professionalism’ on 16 March 2020. The objective of the course was to help them gain practical skills and knowledge to achieve service excellence at their respective workplaces, as a value-added service by Seacare Manpower Services to its clients.

Crown Jewel of Cairnhill Rise- Cairnhill 16
Crown Jewel of Cairnhill Rise- Cairnhill 16

A brand-new freehold property is about to take its place in the heart of the city. Cairnhill 16, an exclusive 15 story residential development, is expected to launch its sales in end March 2020.

SOS/Seacare/CES CNY Celebration 2020 With Jalan Kukoh Senior Residents
SOS/Seacare/CES CNY Celebration 2020 With Jalan Kukoh Senior Residents

On 30 January 2020, SOS, Seacare, and Chip Eng Seng Group hosted its annual Chinese New Year lunch at Red Star restaurant to celebrate Chinese New Year with Jalan Kukoh residents. About 400 senior residents from Jalan Kukoh attended the lunch and were thoroughly entertained by the caishens, performances, and Mediacorp artistes Mr Richard Liu and Ms Lin Mei Jiao.

NeuroLAT Cognitive Assessment Tool
NeuroLAT Cognitive Assessment Tool

The NeuroLAT Cognitive Assessment Tool, an A.I. powered diagnostic tool for youths and gifted children to ascertain their exact level of learning abilities, was developed by Dr Ng Meng Lek.

Ratings Undergo 68th Batch of SQRT
Ratings Undergo 68th Batch of SQRT

Between 23 December 2019 to 17 January 2020, 15 experienced Ratings were trained by the Singapore (Nantong) International Maritime Institute (SNIMI), in Nantong, China, to communicate effectively in English to minimize potential misunderstandings and miscommunication with other team members onboard vessels.

Going behind the scenes
Going behind the scenes

20 students from Holy Innocents High School had the opportunity to go on a Learning Journey to The Seacare Hotel on 16 January 2020. Organised by the Singapore National Co-operative Federation with the support of Seacare Co-operative, these students were given a glimpse of the hospitality business of the Co-operative.

The Suites Hotel- Sealed and Secured!
The Suites Hotel- Sealed and Secured!

The Suites Hotel & Spa was successfully acquired on 23 December 2019. The Management Team (UK Hotels) made a site visit to the hotel on 8 January 2020, to view the various rooms and facilities. They were warmly welcomed by Compass Hospitality (UK) and Ms Lindsay Tyer, General Manager of the hotel.

“Together We Share”
“Together We Share”

90 volunteers from 9 service sector co-operatives, SNCF staff and its scholars, and representatives from the Registry of Co-operative Societies brought some Christmas joy to 80 residents of Jalan Kukoh on 18 December 2019.