SINGAPORE’S ECONOMIC OUTLOOK GIVEN RISING INFLATION AND GOVERNMENT’S PLANS TO ASSIST BUSINESSES AND SINGAPOREANS

Assoc Prof Jamus Jerome Lim (Sengkang): Thank you, Deputy Speaker. And thank you to the Minister of State. I have a clarification question. In his speech, the Minister of State mentioned that he expects the rate of inflation to moderate by the end of the year, the headline inflation to go from 4.5% to 5.5%,Continue reading “SINGAPORE’S ECONOMIC OUTLOOK GIVEN RISING INFLATION AND GOVERNMENT’S PLANS TO ASSIST BUSINESSES AND SINGAPOREANS”

INCOME DATA OF LONG-TERM UNEMPLOYED POPULATION WITH BREAKDOWN BY INCOME GROUP IN PAST THREE YEARS AND HELP MEASURES PLANNED

Mr Leon Perera asked the Minister for Manpower (a) for each year in the past three years, what is the income data of the long-term unemployed population with a breakdown by income groups; (b) what are the top five industries with the highest long-term unemployment rates; and (c) what are the plans to support long-term unemployed workersContinue reading “INCOME DATA OF LONG-TERM UNEMPLOYED POPULATION WITH BREAKDOWN BY INCOME GROUP IN PAST THREE YEARS AND HELP MEASURES PLANNED”