According to a World Economic Forum report, an estimated 65 per cent of primary school children will end up working in jobs that don’t yet exist.
The eligibility service period for retrenchment benefits was shortened from three years to two years and this took effect on Apr 1, 2015.
The new shelter, which will be launched in the second quarter of 2017, will provide targeted counselling and mediation services to a vulnerable group of workers.
Such initiatives can help create the future that people want in Singapore, according to Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam on Saturday (Dec 10).
The TODAY Enable Fund will focus on enhancing the education, skills and employment prospects of people with disabilities, as well as fostering greater empathy and inclusion in the wider community.
PIXEL Studios, launched by the Info-communications Media Development Authority, is the first facility of its kind providing resources, training and more collaboration opportunities for digital content creators and game developers.
The architectural firm which won the design consultancy tender says it took into consideration the need to preserve nature and existing biodiversity hotspots in its proposals.
Mr Rutte called on President Tony Tan Keng Yam and met with Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, who hosted him to lunch.
One of the themed trains will run along the 18-station Downtown Line between Chinatown and Bukit Panjang stations, and the other train will ply the North-East Line between HarbourFront and Punggol stations.
The Cool Ideas Fund is now open to inventors to apply for grants up to S$10,000, without needing to match the funding disbursed.