Despite an overall weak labour market, experts foresee more opportunities in industries such as IT, life science, pharmaceuticals, and banking.
Progressive Wage Model is part of the solution, but it is "not a magic wand" as it cannot stop the resetting of wages during contract renewal or guarantee workers get the 13th month bonus, says the NTUC Assistant Secretary-General.
The Japanese e-commerce giant is moving towards a customer-to-customer mobile-centric strategy.
Its net profit for the third quarter of the 2015-16 financial year came in at S$60.6 million.
In a media release, it said this is compared to a net profit after tax of S$1.2 million in the second quarter of the 2015 financial year.
ComfortDelGro's full-year revenue rose 1.5 per cent to S$4.11 billion, with bus, taxi and rail operations seeing an increase.
Analysts downplay fears of a banking crisis in Singapore following a warning by Swiss billionaire investor Felix Zulauf.
Indonesia's Bank Central Asia has overtaken DBS as the region's biggest lender by value, with a market capitalisation of US$24.5 billion (S$34.2 billion).
The number of HDB flats rented went up 5.4 per cent from the previous month, while the number of private apartments rented spiked 15 per cent.
Net profit for the three months to Dec 31 was S$498,000, down from S$1.98 million in the same period a year ago.