THE labour market improved on several fronts over the whole of last year, with retrenchments down to the lowest level since 2011.
THE first step for raising the retirement and re-employment ages beyond 62 and 67 respectively have been taken, as the Government, unions and employers have agreed on the need for these changes.
MORE people were working in Singapore last year, but Singaporean workers saw their incomes rising at a slower pace than in the previous year.
THE share of workers in Singapore whose companies offer formal flexible work arrangements continues to grow, and employers are offering more types of arrangements.
FEWER people were laid off in the third quarter of this year, while overall unemployment crept up slightly, according to Ministry of Manpower (MOM) statistics released on Friday.
THE labour market showed slight signs of slowing down in the second quarter of the year, after a sustained improvement since June last year, preliminary estimates released on Friday by the Manpower...
THE labour market continued to show slight improvements in the first quarter of 2018, with retrenchment figures falling to a five-year low and the number of job openings on the rise.
THE labour market in Singapore has continued to show slight improvements in the first quarter of 2018, with retrenchment numbers the lowest in nearly seven years and the unemployment rate of...