Tag: foreign talent

Lim Tean rejects term ‘foreign talent’, urges public to say ‘foreigners working in Singapore’...

Singapore—Lawyer and opposition leader Lim Tean said in a Facebook post on Monday (Mar 29) that he will no longer be using the phrase...

Hyper-competition does not necessarily lead to better economic performance: PSP’s Kumaran Pillai

Singapore – Opposition Progress Singapore Party's (PSP) Kumaran Pillai took to social media to urge more investment in local talent as many feel they...

99% of SG companies hire fairly, says Singapore International Chamber of Commerce chair

Singapore—Many people have been concerned over fair hiring practices lately, especially in the light of job security during the pandemic. And while Singapore’s business leaders...

KF Seetoh says it is not that Singaporeans want foreigners, it’s the quality of...

Responding to an article in The Sunday Times on the influx of foreign talent in Singapore, renowned local food guru KF Seetoh said that...

Business Times: Threat of losing more jobs due to Covid-19 “far graver issue” than...

Singapore—Many have expressed concerns over foreign workers in Singapore, which was already an issue even before the coronavirus pandemic. Worries over the job security of...
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Quality, not quantity, key when it comes to global talent in Singapore — Chan...

Singapore—In a webinar on Tuesday night (September 8), Chan Chun Sing, Singapore’s Minister of Trade and Industry, said that staying open to top international...

Is the landscape changing for expat jobs in Singapore?

Singapore has always had the distinction of being one of the top destinations for global talent seeking career advancement and a fantastic quality of...

Lim Tean starts petition to abolish CECA; to be submitted to Parliament

Singapore – Opposition People’s Voice (PV) leader Lim Tean started a petition calling for the abolishment of the CECA (Singapore-India Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement),...

Salary criteria for Employment and S Passes to be raised; public asks why not...

Singapore – In response to the Ministry of Manpower’s announcement that the salary criteria for Employment and S Passes would be raised, the public...

When Singaporeans are unemployed but foreigners have jobs: “It’s not xenophobia”

Singapore -- Opposition Peoples Voice leader Lim Tean, commenting on Facebook on the issue of foreigners being employed when there were Singaporeans who were...
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