JOBS DEBATE

Wrong time to push for progressive wage model in F&B, retail: employers

They say survival is top priority amid fallout from Covid-19 pandemic, otherwise more jobs will be at risk

Singapore

IT is bad timing to call on businesses in the retail and food and beverage (F&B) sectors to adopt the progressive wage model (PWM) when many of them are still struggling to survive the Covid-19 pandemic.

"Right now, everyone is trying to survive, so anything that