Tag: Social mobility

Singapore and Japan only Asian countries to make it to the top 20 in...

SINGAPORE — A report on global social mobility published by the World Economic Forum (WEF) found Singapore and Japan to be the only Asian countries...

Indranee Rajah: Better coordination needed between agencies for helping the needy

Singapore—In an interview with Channel NewsAsia CNA938’s Arnold Gay and Yasmin Jonkers, Minister Indranee Rajah said that there’s a need for agencies to coordinate well...

Indranee shows how 4G leaders will tackle inequality: by providing support and equal opportunities 

Singapore — According to Indranee Rajah, Minister in the Prime Minister’s Office and Second Minister for Education, meritocracy is not responsible for the problems...

DPM Tharman weighs in on inequality, urges citizens to keep ‘escalator’ of social mobility...

In the latest of a series of officials to speak on the issue of inequality, Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam used a unique analogy...

PM Lee : Singapore’s poor should have a chance to ‘improve their lives’

On October 14, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong spoke with 530 grassroots leaders at a post-National Day Rally dialogue organized by the People's Association....

Wages: Stagnating or declining

Workfare in place, wages are either stagnating or even declining in some cases, raising questions over chances of social mobility in Singapore IN Singapore's yearbook...
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