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Retrenchments at a 7-year low last year

Employment growth was at its highest since 2014, a reversal from 2017, when the workforce shrank

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The labour market improved on several fronts over the whole of last year, with retrenchments down to the lowest level since 2011

Singapore

THE labour market improved on several fronts over the whole of last year, with retrenchments down to the lowest level since 2011.

Total employment growth last year was the highest since 2014; the number of people with jobs rose by 38,300.

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