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5,280 Singaporeans retrenched in first half of 2020

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Mrs Teo said that 400 firms are on the Fair Consideration Framework (FCF) watchlist for reasons related to foreign hiring practices.

Singapore

IN THE first half of 2020, 5,280 Singaporeans were retrenched, said Manpower Minister Josephine Teo in Parliament on Friday, during a sitting which saw multiple Members of Parliament raising concerns about employment issues and fair consideration.

The retrenchment numbers...

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