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SINGAPORE BUDGET 2020

Singapore Budget's focus expected to be on manpower issues

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Bosses who prioritise upskilling their employees, and hiring and retaining older workers, are likely to get more help in the Budget.

Singapore

THE virus outbreak will put immediate attention on helping businesses retain jobs as the economy takes a hit, but the Budget is still expected to have its focus firmly on Singapore's long-term manpower needs.

Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat was always going to have...