Minister Heng Swee Keat: We will import more cheap foreigners to replace Singaporeans

At an interview with Bloomberg, Singapore's Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat confirmed that the government will remain reliant on cheap foreign degree holders to...

MOM: Unemployment rate rises because “people look for work”

In the latest Q2 employment report, Singapore's citizen unemployment rate rose to a nine-month high of 3.1%. The Ministry of Manpower (MOM) however openly...

Singapore graduate salaries stagnate for 2 years

According to the latest graduate employment survey released yesterday (Sep 10), graduate salaries have stagnated since 2016. Stuck at the median starting salary of...

Minister Ng Chee Meng invent new term: Worker 4.0 for Industry 4.0

After the embarrassing gaffe by former army general Minister Chan Chun Sing over his misuse of the word "bilingual", another former army general-turned-Minister invented...

MOM: More foreigners taking away jobs of Singaporeans

According to the latest employment figures by the Ministry of Manpower (MOM), the government admitted that more foreigners are taking away jobs of Singaporeans...

IBM and OCBC announce massive job losses

US computer manufacturer IBM yesterday (Jul 23) retrenched hundreds of Singapore employees and announced that it will be relocating its manufacturing plant to Mexico....

Minister Koh Poh Koon: Singaporeans’ wages are high and unsustainable

Senior Minister for Trade and Industry Koh Poh Koon complained in Parliament yesterday (July 11) that Singaporeans' wages are too high and unsustainable. Referencing...

Trump and Kim left Singapore with the wrong impression

First world international showpiece. Or so this is what US President Donald Trump and North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un were made to see Singapore...

Unemployment rate for under 30s hit ten-year-high of 5.6%

According to the latest employment statistics by the Ministry of Manpower (MOM), the unemployment rate for residents (citizens and permanent residents) under 30 years...

Lee Hsien Loong signed agreement to import cheap Indian labour

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong rehashed his commitment to create jobs for India graduates by signing an upgraded version of the CECA (Comprehensive...

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