Under the new guidelines, employers are encouraged to treat contracts renewed within one month of the previous contract as continuous, and grant or accrue leave benefits based on the cumulative term of the contracts.
IE Singapore will organise more than 15 workshops - 60 per cent more than last year- to give SMEs more hands-on experience in overseas markets.
With the likes of Uber and Grab muscling into their food delivery turf, early movers such as Deliveroo and foodpanda are raising the ante.
In this column, Bernard Tong, managing director of The Edge Property, assess the advantages of buying a new condo as soon as it is launched versus waiting for the initial buzz to die off.
In the latest installment of a special series looking at Singapore's burgeoning start-up scene, a pair of NUS School of Computing graduates from China explain how they hit on a start-up idea in their final year, and have embarked on their entrepreneurship journey in Singapore.
Non-oil domestic exports rebounded 11.6 per cent last month, driven by a surge in exports of non-electronic products, according to data from IE Singapore.
Under the new tax framework, Singapore will implement minimum standards aimed at preventing "aggressive tax planning" by multinationals.
The Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority of Singapore says the longer lease period will give farms here more certainty and for them to invest in highly productive technologies.
Over the next three years, SPRING Singapore will fund the centre's operations and core activities to the tune of S$3.2 million.
The UK-based bus operator says it has hired 655 of the 700 bus captain positions, but only 37 of these are female.