Biography of the Author Deborah Wong

Deborah Wong

Journalist at CNA, Asia's leading English-language news platform.

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  1. National Wages Council urges firms to adopt flexible wage system; observers say difficult for some sectors | Video
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    National Wages Council urges firms to adopt flexible wage system; observers say difficult for some sectors | Video

    The National Wages Council urged more companies to adopt a flexible wage system as it would provide staff with some certainty when planning their ...
  2. COVID-19: Singapore, Hong Kong reach in-principle agreement to establish bilateral air travel bubble | Video
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    COVID-19: Singapore, Hong Kong reach in-principle agreement to establish bilateral air travel bubble | Video

    Singapore and Hong Kong have reached an in-principle agreement to establish a bilateral air travel bubble, which will exempt travellers from ...
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    2 cruise lines allowed to offer Singapore residents 'cruises to nowhere' from November | Video

    Two cruise lines will be allowed to offer Singapore residents "cruises to nowhere" from November, under a pilot scheme with enhanced safety ...
  4. SIA scraps 'flight to nowhere' plan, launches limited plane dining service, tours and home food delivery | Video
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    SIA scraps 'flight to nowhere' plan, launches limited plane dining service, tours and home food delivery | Video

    Singapore Airlines (SIA) has scrapped its plan for a"flight to nowhere" following a review of factors including environmental implications and ...
  5. 40 ageing trains on North-South, East-West MRT lines to be replaced | Video
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    40 ageing trains on North-South, East-West MRT lines to be replaced | Video

    Singapore’s two oldest MRT lines will have 40 of their trains, which have been in service for at least two decades, replaced with new trains ...
  6. Proposed NUS College of Humanities and Sciences could improve job prospects for students | Video
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    Proposed NUS College of Humanities and Sciences could improve job prospects for students | Video

    A proposed College of Humanities and Sciences could help students from the National University of Singapore have a more well-rounded academic ...
  7. 18,000 SGUnited training places committed; Government promises 'maximum support' for job seekers, says Lawrence Wong | Video
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    18,000 SGUnited training places committed; Government promises 'maximum support' for job seekers, says Lawrence Wong | Video

    About 18,000 training spots under the SGUnited jobs and skills package have been committed - which means training providers have agreed to offer ...
  8. COVID-19: More than 90% of employers using e-payment; distress calls among foreign workers remain high | Video
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    COVID-19: More than 90% of employers using e-payment; distress calls among foreign workers remain high | Video

    More employers are now paying their foreign workers electronically amid the COVID-19 pandemic. However, salary-related issues remain a concern for ...
  9. Universities expand catalogue of upgrading courses | Video
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    Universities expand catalogue of upgrading courses | Video

    Local universities are expanding their catalogue of upgrading courses while helping fresh graduates plan for the skills they need to get their ...
  10. Overseas, private university graduates explore job opportunities amid COVID-19 pandemic | Video
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    Overseas, private university graduates explore job opportunities amid COVID-19 pandemic | Video

    Overseas and private university graduates could be disadvantaged competing for jobs against local students, as unemployment rates continue to ...