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Singapore to invest US$2 billion in green funds to drive climate action

Several new initiatives were unveiled as part of the Monetary Authority of Singapore's green action plan.

S'pore, UK ink deals to boost partnership in financial services

Singapore and Britain signed three agreements in London yesterday that will boost collaboration in financial services.

New award recognises Teochew entrepreneurs in Asean

When banks stopped hiring during the 1997-1998 Asian financial crisis, Mr Ronald Lee found that demand for his recruitment firm's services was shrinking.

Singapore needs foreign tech talent: Ong Ye Kung

[SINGAPORE] Singapore, grappling with an aging population and a shortage of high-tech workers, says it needs to bring in foreign talent in areas including software programming while the country...

New centre to help firms improve training skills

A new national centre has been established to help companies that want to do their own training of their workers but do not know where to start. It will draw up a customised plan that can help...

Ong Ye Kung lists 4 sources of tension facing education

THE choice between skills and degrees is actually a "false dilemma", Minister of Education Ong Ye Kung said on Wednesday.

Mindset shift key in new economy: Ong Ye Kung

Singapore's growth strategy has traditionally been geared towards attracting foreign investment, but innovative local firms will play an increasingly important role as the economic environment...

Inter-agency task force reviewing SkillsFuture fraud; data analytics system to be up by Q3

SINGAPORE - An inter-agency task force has been formed to evaluate how the fraud detection system for SkillsFuture claims may be improved, said Minister for Education (Higher Education and Skills...

Singapore, Guangdong to deepen collaboration in innovation and people exchange

BEIJING - Singapore and China's southern province of Guangdong will focus on innovation and technology in future collaborations.

Local firms ink wide-ranging deals in Guangdong

Singapore firms in sectors ranging from logistics to education to jewellery retail inked agreements yesterday to tap consumer and technology-related opportunities in China's Guangdong province....

New SMU Academy to offer modular courses that can lead to master's degrees

SINGAPORE - The Singapore Management University on Wednesday (26 April) launched its lifelong learning unit, SMU Academy, which will offer modular courses that can be accumulated into credits...