Singapore’s unemployment rates improve in Q2 2021

Preliminary estimates for the labour in Q2 2021 from MOM have shown that resident employment for Singaporeans and PRs continued to expand, albeit at a slower pace. The slower resident employment growth was attributed to declines in sectors like F&B and retail, which have been hit by Phase 2 (HA) measures. Nevertheless, the silver lining […]

Jobs Growth Incentive sees more than 270,000 locals hired as of February 2021

Jobs Growth Incentive sees more than 270,000 locals hired as of February 2021

At the start of the pandemic, the Government anticipated that many would lose their jobs. Saving jobs and creating jobs for Singaporeans thus became a central focus of the Singapore Government in this pandemic.  The Jobs Growth Incentive is one such initiative to create good and long-term jobs.  More than 270,000 locals hired As of […]