OUTLOOK 2020

THE job market for 2019 has turned out to be better than predicted - and many private-sector economists and recruiters are looking at stepped-up hiring in the year ahead, with real salary hikes...

SINGAPORE's central bank is expecting the overall labour market to soften as domestic wage growth eases amid the slowdown across major advanced countries and Asian economies in the first half of...

SINGAPORE's central bank is expecting the overall labour market to soften, with domestic wage growth easing, against the backdrop of a synchronous global slowdown across major advanced countries...

TIE-UPS between industry and higher education will help research and development (R&D) investments turn into "more good jobs" in Singapore, Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat said, at the...

[SYDNEY] Australian job advertisements in newspapers and on the internet fell in August, after rising for two consecutive months suggesting the overall trend in the labour market was still weak...

SINGAPORE'S central bank will not make an unscheduled change to monetary policy, despite a fresh economic downgrade, chief economist Edward Robinson told reporters on Tuesday.

SINGAPORE’S central bank will not move outside its usual schedule to change its monetary policy, chief economist Edward Robinson confirmed in a briefing early on Tuesday.

THE ongoing factory slump in Singapore has actually been a blessing for consumer electronics giant Dyson, its chief executive told the press.

[STOCKHOLM] Staffan Grondal, a surgeon at the hospital in Stockholm's wealthy Danderyd suburb, had enough. Unable to offer enough pay to hire a nurse needed to keep his clinic running at full...

MORE employees in Singapore received wage increases last year, as the economy and labour market remained healthy.