Six years since the foreign manpower tap was last tightened in the service sector, businesses are being told they need to do more.
From more locals in workforce to higher productivity, the benefits are evident; but businesses in some sectors are finding it hard to cope.
SINGAPORE - Rules on the hiring of foreign workers are being tightened, as part of government efforts to ensure that the quality of the workforce and opportunities for Singaporeans improve.
SINGAPORE - A total of 500 companies have been put on the Fair Consideration Framework watchlist over the past two years for unfairly favouring foreigners in their hiring, Manpower Minister Lim...
SINGAPORE - Smaller businesses need greater protection from unfair contract terms in dealings with large suppliers, said Mr Murali Pillai (Bukit Batok) on Monday (Feb 5).