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Singapore's financial sector is hiring, but tech skills are key

Sector created 1,900 net jobs in H1, but real demand is for tech-related roles - especially higher-level ones

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Mr Menon said employers should be willing to take a "calculated chance" on mid-career jobseekers, hiring and training them.

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SINGAPORE's financial services sector has held steady against the economic toll of the pandemic, creating some 1,900 net jobs for Singaporeans in the first half of the year.

But this trend may not be here to stay, as rising demand for tech roles in the industry continues...

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