Some 60,000 new jobs had been created in Singapore between 2015 and 2018, according to the city state’s trade minister. Photo: AFP

In Singapore, academics and opposition press the PAP to be less wary over releasing data

  • A clash over employment data between Pritam Singh from the Workers’ Party and trade minister Chan Chun Sing has led to calls for greater transparency
  • While critics say the People’s Action Party does not want to dance to the opposition’s tune, the government says it will work with researchers asking ‘good questions’
Topic |   Singapore
Some 60,000 new jobs had been created in Singapore between 2015 and 2018, according to the city state’s trade minister. Photo: AFP
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