SINGAPORE WORKFORCE

MANUFACTURERS will get increased support so they can hire staff to support their business transformation while workers who want to enter the sector can get more help with their career transition...

TEN years ago, as a labour member of parliament still on the backbench, I called on the government to ensure that as our economy recovered from the 2008 global financial crisis, most of the new...

THE BOTTOM LINE

AS a leading digital hub, Singapore has embraced faster than most the idea that automation increases efficiency, results in fewer mistakes and a more optimised workforce, and helps the country...

THE tripartite workgroup set up to address issues for Singapore's ageing workforce is now in the advanced stages of determining the new retirement and re-employment ages, NTUC Secretary-General Ng...

VISIT a bank now and you will most likely be greeted by a bank teller, customer service officer and a relationship manager.

WITH the rise of data analytics and automation, the next three to five years may see a third of job roles in Singapore's finance industry performed by fewer workers, potentially reducing overall...

SINGAPORE ECONOMY

After taking into account selection bias, the study by the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) and SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) found that the real wages of workers who went for WSQ training were...