Tag: Singapore talent

A first for Singapore as it breaks into the top 10 world talent ranking

Singapore—It’s been a good year for talent in Singapore, as the Little Red Dot enters the top 10 list of the most competitive places for talent, as ranked by IMD, a world-renowned business school in Switzerland. IMD recently released its top 10 list for 2019,...

Chan Chun Sing says Singapore must do more to attract international talent

Singapore—On July 29, Monday, the country’s Minister for Trade and Industry, Chan Chun Sing, said that the country needs to do more specifically in the area of attracting talent from all over the world. This could even include schemes to fast-track visas, as well...

Singapore’s jobs paradox

Singapore’s job statistics for the first three months show a mismatch of skills and jobs. There are more people looking for jobs, but there are also jobs that many of these people can’t get because they don’t have the right skills. Three recruitment agencies put...

Kishore: Law’s loss, philosophy’s gain

By Tan Bah Bah If not for a fortuitous early awakening to the beauty of philosophy on his part, the Kishore Mahbubani that we know would have been a different one. Whether or not he would gone to have made a name for himself in...