The government department in Singapore that deals with, amongst other things, work and residential permits is called The Ministry of Manpower.
Every time I hear “Ministry of Manpower” I imagine a grey government building staffed with these blokes:
A girl can dream!
For anyone not familiar with Australia’s Manpower, they were/are a troop of male
strippers ‘dancers’. If you’re a frequent watcher of Oprah the man 3rd from the left (the shortest one) is her ‘gardening guru’ Jamie Durie.