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

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.


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.

Broader employer insurance, government-funded sick leave and an early drawdown of Central Provident...

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