Stories By Saifulbahri Ismail
105 Mar 2015 Thu
AVA is working with external agencies, companies and experts to help fish farmers recover their operations after the sudden mass deaths of their fish stocks last month.
204 Mar 2015 Wed
Their suggestions include setting up a Cost Competitiveness Committee and having a dedicated minister to focus on helping SMEs.
304 Mar 2015 Wed
MP for Nee Soon GRC Patrick Tay said employers play a crucial role in supporting this spirit of lifelong learning and should proactively send workers for training and upgrading.
404 Mar 2015 Wed
Lee Bee Wah emphasised that she was not asking the Government to implement protectionist policies, but was asking how local SMEs are expected to venture overseas if they cannot win local projects.
503 Mar 2015 Tue
To enhance productivity, MPs representing workers also urged the Government and employers to spur job and process redesign across the different industries.
603 Mar 2015 Tue
The MP for Marine Parade GRC suggests that courses be planned for stay-at-home mothers to motivate them to use their SkillsFuture Credits, and adds more can be done to encourage men to transfer funds into homemakers' accounts.
703 Mar 2015 Tue
The MP for West Coast GRC says the Government must keep a tight hold on the reins as Singapore moves in the direction where more social spending is beginning to feature in its budgets.
803 Mar 2015 Tue
NEA will continue to re-employ daily-rated workers beyond 62 years old, if they are medically fit to continue working, the Environment and Water Resources Minister says.
928 Feb 2015 Sat
A new fund for schools, polytechnics and Institutes of Technical Education will be used to help the community in the neighbourhood, says Education Minister Heng Swee Keat.
1023 Feb 2015 Mon
Singapore will commit S$26 billion to the public transport system over the next five years, says Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam.