The Tripartite Committee on Employability of Older Workers recommends adopting a promotional approach to encourage firms to hire older workers before possible legislation kicks in to raise the re-employment age to 67.
Two of the sites are in Tuas, while the other is at Tampines North, according to JTC.
DTZ estimated that for the Orchard/Scotts Road area, average retail rents dropped 0.3 per cent from Q2, and that suburban rents declined by 0.5 per cent, quarter-on-quarter.
Resale prices of private homes, together with prices of homes in the central region excluding small units, remained unchanged from July, according to NUS SRPI flash estimates.
Traffic to Northeast Asia, South Asia and Southwest Pacific improved, but travel to Southeast Asia destinations declined, according to the Changi Airport Group (CAG).
This is the second consecutive quarterly dip in the Singapore Commercial Credit Bureau's latest Business Optimism Index, with all six business indicators experiencing on-year decrease in optimism levels in the fourth quarter.
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) says 44 branches, offices or ATMs of 23 banks will be "closed temporarily until further notice" as at 3.30pm, and the exchange rate remained generally steady.
DBS Bank has temporarily closed four of its branches in Admiralty, Causeway Bay, and Mong Kok, while OCBC's subsidiary Wing Hang Bank has temporarily suspended operations in Admiralty and Mong Kok due to the ongoing protest.
A recent report put the average “advanced persistent threats exposure” in Singapore at 41 per cent, higher than the global average of 36 per cent, and the figure could be even higher, said security software company FireEye.
More than 200 applications have so far been received for the Bellewoods project in Woodlands.