labour market

Singapore economic growth could surpass 6% in 2021, but disparate recovery expected across sectors : MAS - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Singapore economy

Singapore economic growth could surpass 6% in 2021, but disparate recovery expected across sectors : MAS

Singapore’s economy may just stage a better-than-expected recovery this year, after posting its worst recession on record in 2020.

Workers in Asia more likely to change their employers and profession: Microsoft survey - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Labour market

Workers in Asia more likely to change their employers and profession - Microsoft survey

Nearly half or 47% of workers in Asia say they are likely to change their employers while 56% are indicate that they are likely to change their profession.

HRnetGroup: Better hiring prospects make this a turnaround counter to watch - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Stocks To Watch

HRnetGroup: Better hiring prospects make this a turnaround counter to watch

Jobseekers, recruitment firms and even workers had a trying 2020, as companies tightened their headcounts and put in place cost-cutting measures to cope with the Covid-19-induced economic crisis. A

A merrier hiring outlook expected in Singapore in 1Q2021: ManpowerGroup survey - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Labour market

A merrier hiring outlook expected in Singapore in 1Q2021: ManpowerGroup survey

Jobseekers have cause for celebration as Singapore’s hiring pace in the first three months of 2021 is set to be the strongest in six years.

Effects of Covid-19 on Singapore's employment levels varied across sectors and ages; unemployment rate rebounds to pre-Covid level in October - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Labour market

Effects of Covid-19 on Singapore's workforce varied across sectors and ages; pace of increase in unemployment rate slowed in October

The impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on resident employment rate in Singapore has been varied across age groups, the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) reveals in its Labour Market Report on Dec 3. 

Labour market

Singapore's jobless rate edges up further in August

Singapore’s labour market is still under the weather from the Covid-19 health-turned-economic crisis, despite the resumption of activities such dining and in-store shopping.

Singapore's unemployment rate plunges further in August, surpassing levels seen during 2009 global financial crisis - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Labour market

Singapore's unemployment rate rises further in August, nearing 2008-2009 GFC levels

Singapore’s labour market is still under the weather from the Covid-19 health-turned-economic crisis, despite the resumption of activities such as in-person dining in at restaurants and in-store sh

Professional services sector offers about 9,000 opportunities in six months: MOM - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Labour market

Professional services sector offers about 9,000 opportunities in six months: MOM

Over 1,500 companies in the professional services sector have offered about 9,000 opportunities since April, the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) revealed on October 1.

Labour market

New PCP launched in Singapore biopharm industry, to benefit 300 over the next year: Manpower Minister Teo

A new Professional Conversion Programme has been launched for Advanced Biopharmaceuticals Manufacturing Professionals and Executives in the biopharmaceutical manufacturing industry subsec

Labour market

Manufacturing sector boasts over 6,300 opportunities: MOM

Placements for over 6,300 jobs, traineeships, attachments and training opportunities have been made in Singapore’s manufacturing sector under the SGUnited Jobs and Skills programmes.

×