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Staff cuts can be a double-edged sword

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Staff costs rose by S$11 million, or 15 per cent, to S$84.7 million, for StarHub in its fourth quarter. Manpower alone ate up a big chunk of Q4's S$14.2 million increase in turnover.

SINGAPORE Airlines cabin crew will no longer be penalised for taking "casual" sick leave, according to reports.

Personnel grievances over this long-standing policy came to a head last year, when a flight attendant was found dead in her hotel room.

However, airline staff may not...

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