Tough-talking Tan Chuan-Jin warns Singaporeans about "sobering realities" in labour market

XIN MSN News, 29 Dec 2012
SINGAPORE: Singapore’s Acting Manpower Minister Tan Chuan—Jin has pointed to some "sobering realities" to the labour market in his latest blog post.
Mr Tan said Singapore’s strong growth in employment may at first glance sound good, but the country’s productivity growth has been decreasing.
For workers, there will be a review of Workfare, to ensure the initiative provides adequate encouragement for workers to upgrade and earn more. Full story

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