SINGAPORE BUDGET 2021

S Pass tightening: job take-up by locals to differ between industries

Mid-skilled will likely benefit in manufacturing, but bump to their employability and wages may not be similar in other sectors

Singapore

MID-SKILLED locals will likely benefit from Singapore's lower reliance on foreign workers in manufacturing, watchers have agreed - even in the face of the perennial complaint that such jobs are not attractive to locals.

But the bump to their employability and wages may