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Panel urges help for 'vulnerable' workers as job losses loom

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Though "we are always going to have vulnerable segments of the economy", the question is how to improve the training and deployment of workers. - Desmond Choo, assistant secretary-general of NTUC.

Singapore

LOW-WAGE workers and freelancers in the gig economy have been identified as vulnerable groups in the labour market, as the spectre of unemployment looms over Singapore.

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