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Annual job creation over next 3-5 years to be 25,000-40,000: Swee Say

Days of up 120,000 jobs a year are gone, given economic restructuring, ageing workforce

Published Wed, Feb 8, 2017 · 09:50 PM
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SINGAPORE aims to create about 25,000 to 40,000 jobs annually over the next three to five years, said Minister for Manpower Lim Swee Say on Wednesday.

Due to economic restructuring and an ageing workforce, the number of jobs created in the last two years had gone down significantly, he noted.

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