Tag: job losses

‘Can we get a breakdown on those numbers?’ asks PSP’s Kumaran Pillai

Singapore — Progress Singapore Party's (PSP) Kumaran Pillai took to Facebook on Monday (Mar 1) to clarify his party's position. He made it clear...

After SIA pilots take deeper pay cuts, public wants management to do the same

Singapore -- In response to news that Singapore Airlines (SIA) pilots had agreed to deeper pay cuts amid the Covid-19 pandemic to save jobs,...

Heng Swee Keat: We are likely to see more job losses and retrenchments in...

Singapore – Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance, Heng Swee Keat, will be making a Ministerial Statement next Monday (August 17) regarding continued...

PSP’s Kumaran Pillai: Job losses key issue for Singaporeans, but the National Jobs Council...

Singapore—According to Progress Singapore Party’s (PSP) Kumaran Pillai, job losses are a key issue among Singaporeans, however, the National Jobs Council “does not inspire...

Best to get ready and be prepared for more job losses: Josephine Teo

Singapore -- The Labour Market Report First Quarter 2020 was released on Monday (June 15) with Manpower Minister Josephine Teo addressing the impact that...

Expats in Singapore face an uncertain future amid economic crisis due to pandemic

Singapore—Expatriates in Singapore have also begun to feel the effects of the economic fallout of the coronavirus pandemic. Some are being asked to take...

PM Lee’s May Day Message: Some jobs will disappear, some disruptions permanent

Singapore — Addressing the nation on the eve of May Day, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said Singapore must be ready for some aspects...

Singapore sees worst case of job losses in 14 years

Singapore has seen a total employment contraction of 8,500 in the first quarter of the year, resulting in a 14-year high in job losses...
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