SKILLS TRAINING

Hotels join forces with union to redesign jobs and train workers

SINGAPORE - A group of 18 hotels signed agreements with a union on Wednesday (Oct 23) to work together on redesigning jobs and training workers in their hotels.

Dairy Farm Singapore and union to collaborate on job transformation and training for over 5,000 workers

SINGAPORE - Retailer Dairy Farm Singapore will work with a union to help more than 5,000 workers here adapt to jobs that are being transformed by technology.

Tertiary institutions boost efforts to impart emerging skills

THE universities and polytechnics will ramp up efforts to train people in emerging skills such as machine learning, entrepreneurship and data analytics.

New national framework for design skills to drive innovation in Singapore

SINGAPORE - A new national framework for the design industry was launched on Wednesday (July 24) by Trade and Industry Minister Chan Chun Sing in the nation's push to become an innovation-driven...

More help for SMEs to send staff for skills training

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) will receive even more financial support to send their staff for skills training with a grant that could see a $2,000 training course fee slashed to just...

New basic training course on fintech launched

A new short training course on fintech has been launched to help junior executives in the banking and financial services industry better understand how key technology trends will impact the way...

Foundation course in fintech launched to help workers in banking and finance

SINGAPORE - A new short training course on fintech has been launched to help junior executives in the banking and financial services industry better understand how key technology trends will impact...

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...

Degree holders face global competition in hunt for jobs

In many developed societies, including Singapore, young people and their parents hold strongly to the belief that a degree will lead to better job prospects and subsequently afford them a...

SkillsFuture, four years on

It has been about four years since the term SkillsFuture was introduced to Singaporeans.