DPM Heng (centre), with Manpower Minister Josephine Teo (left) and Trade and Industry Minister Chan Chun Sing (second from left), at the Samwoh R&D Centre on Wednesday. With them is Kelvin Lee (right), Samwoh's senior technician manager.
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SINGAPORE'S unemployment rate in August rose to its highest level in over a decade, and economists believe the worst is yet to be over.
Resident unemployment rate, which includes Singaporeans and permanent residents, hit 4.5 per cent in August, a 0.4-percentage point...