Buildings in the financial district of Singapore on Thursday. Photo: EPABuildings in the financial district of Singapore on Thursday. Photo: EPA
Buildings in the financial district of Singapore on Thursday. Photo: EPA

Singapore tells firms to hire more locals to earn incentives under Covid-19 stimulus jobs’ growth scheme

  • Local employment has been in focus recently, with Singapore making moves to support domestic talent and curb the amount of foreign employees
  • The city state’s unemployment rate rose to 2.9 per cent in the second quarter, the highest since a decade ago during the global financial crisis

Topic |   Singapore
Buildings in the financial district of Singapore on Thursday. Photo: EPABuildings in the financial district of Singapore on Thursday. Photo: EPA
Buildings in the financial district of Singapore on Thursday. Photo: EPA
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