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Cut in employers' CPF rate, more wage reform among measures NWC can push for: economists

They say that with the rapid pace of change, the council may have to start holding its meetings more than once a year, and engage in dialogues with stakeholders

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The current NWC chairman is Peter Seah, the chairman of DBS Bank.

Singapore

THERE is broad agreement among employers, workers and government representatives and economists that the National Wages Council (NWC) has a big role to play in helping Singapore to weather the Covid-19 recession and cope with its aftermath.

Some quarters suggest that it...

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