Friday, February 21, 2020
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 lied that unemployment increased not because more people are unemployed, but...
According to the latest graduate employment survey released yesterday (Sep 10), graduate salaries have stagnated since 2016. Stuck at the median starting salary of S$2,560 after CPF tax, graduates from Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT)...
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 a new term to describe the modern workforce. Labelled "4.0", Minister...
According to the latest employment figures by the Ministry of Manpower (MOM), the government admitted that more foreigners are taking away jobs of Singaporeans in the latest quarter for March 2018 to June 2018. A...
US computer manufacturer IBM yesterday (Jul 23) retrenched hundreds of Singapore employees and announced that it will be relocating its manufacturing plant to Mexico. IBM staff and contractors told state media that at least 200...
Senior Minister for Trade and Industry Koh Poh Koon complained in Parliament yesterday (July 11) that Singaporeans' wages are too high and unsustainable. Referencing to the productivity growth, the S$1.1 million-a-year PAP minister threatened that...
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 as. Like many tourists in Singapore on a short holiday trip, they...
According to the latest employment statistics by the Ministry of Manpower (MOM), the unemployment rate for residents (citizens and permanent residents) under 30 years old hit a ten-year-high of 5.6%. Just earlier in Feb 2018, Singapore's...
Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong rehashed his commitment to create jobs for India graduates by signing an upgraded version of the CECA (Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement) agreement with India. The CECA agreement will allow...
In the wage report published by the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) today (May 30), Singapore's income inequality continued to worsen with maximum-to-minimum income ratio hitting up to 76. For the lowest-paid worker in the Administrative...