Singapore’s business community has been under pressure to maintain an appropriate balance of local and foreign workers. Photo: AFPSingapore’s business community has been under pressure to maintain an appropriate balance of local and foreign workers. Photo: AFP
Singapore’s business community has been under pressure to maintain an appropriate balance of local and foreign workers. Photo: AFP

Singapore seeks ‘quality over quantity’ when it comes to foreign workers, trade minister says

  • Chan Chun Sing said Singapore’s new limits on foreign vises would not affect Singapore’s status as an ‘open and connected’ financial hub
  • Singapore announced an increase in the minimum salary for employment and S-pass holders, which could make it tougher for firms to hire foreigners

Topic |   Singapore
Singapore’s business community has been under pressure to maintain an appropriate balance of local and foreign workers. Photo: AFPSingapore’s business community has been under pressure to maintain an appropriate balance of local and foreign workers. Photo: AFP
Singapore’s business community has been under pressure to maintain an appropriate balance of local and foreign workers. Photo: AFP
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