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Labour recovery from Covid-19 needs coordination: Tharman

Singapore's aim is to find a match for people's skills and human capital, he says

"Employers on their own will typically want to train their workers for today's job... They don't have an incentive to train workers for their next career," Mr Tharman said.


HANDLING the labour market shock wrought by the Covid-19 pandemic requires "high-quality and effective coordination", said Senior Minister and Coordinating Minister for Social Policies Tharman Shanmugaratnam on Tuesday, at the Institute of Policy Studies (IPS) Singapore...

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