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Singapore needs 'global blend' of people to progress: DPM Teo

Foreigners are needed where the workforce falls short, but citizens mustn't feel crowded out

Mr Teo, who is in charge of the National Population and Talent Division, says the division will promote a pro-family environment.


SINGAPORE must continue to tap a "global blend" of people and ideas to move the country ahead and create more opportunities for its citizens, Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean said on Wednesday.

He added that the government would remain open to talent to augment the