SkillsFuture

Companies tap Covid-19 skills upgrading scheme more than 60,000 times

A SCHEME to encourage staff training during the Covid-19 pandemic has been taken up more than 60,000 times since its unveiled in the Unity Budget in February.

Grab announces new training and support initiatives for drivers

DRIVERS of ride-hailing giant Grab can soon tap training programmes and a career support portal to enhance employability.

Budget 2020: New SkillsFuture Mid-Career Support Package for workers in 40s and 50s

THE government is introducing a SkillsFuture Mid-Career Support Package for locals in their 40s and 50s to help them stay employable, Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat said in...

Budget 2020: New SkillsFuture Enterprise Credit to defray 90% of training, job redesign costs

TO encourage Singapore employers to embark on the transformation of their workforce and enterprise, the government will introduce a new SkillsFuture Enterprise Credit.

Budget 2020: S$500 top-up for SkillsFuture Credit, expires by 2025

All Singaporeans aged 25 and above will get a one-off SkillsFuture Credit top-up of S$500 from October this year, Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat said in his Budget...

Google, UOB aim to train SMEs to use digital tools for business issues

GOOGLE and UOB on Monday announced a programme that aims to train 400 business leaders of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in using digital tools to solve business issues.

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.

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...

在技能创前程补贴基础上 中小企可申请高达1万元额外培训津贴

  徐芳达表示,为提高生产力考虑解决方案时,也要让员工掌握新技能,以便能充分利用这些科技和生产力解决方案。如果不这么做,技能差距可能成为限制经济竞争力的瓶颈。

SMEs to get extra S$10,000 subsidy to help train workers

STARTING July 1, companies in Singapore will be able to get more support to upgrade their workers' skills with a S$10,000 subsidy under the enhanced Productivity Solutions Grant (PSG) provided by...

How OCBC busts the fear factor over jobs upheaval

THERE is fear that plagues some employees at OCBC when it comes to tackling the sensitive topic of the future of jobs, but the bank is determined to make sure that employees are trained to be...