Keyword : Employment

  • Greater effort needed to end workplace discrimination

    By: IPS Editor | Feb 03, 2020 | Hits: 65

    Age, race and gender workplace biases are just as critical an issue as foreigners displacing locals unfairly Workplace discrimination has come to the fore, with the Government announcing tougher penalties against it. Independent research data by the Institute of Policy Studies (IPS) indicates the range and scale of the issue, and that more effort is…..

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  • Aim for 4G leaders: Equalise vocational, academic pathways

    By: admintest admintest | May 15, 2018 | Hits: 2122

    The egalitarian ideal of being a fair and just society remains strong in Singapore. Indeed, this was a central theme in President Halimah Yacob’s address in Parliament on Monday, when she said the Government would tackle inequality “vigorously”. After all, the country’s founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew set up as an article of faith…..

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  • It’s Getting Harder to “Chase the Rainbow”

    By: admintest admintest | Apr 18, 2016 | Hits: 3873

    As an 18-year-old awaiting entry into university, I am not oblivious to my privileged position: I have the resources and opportunities for higher education and the ability to tap a myriad of information at my fingertips, and I live in a modern metropolis. With all these, surely all the doors to success and fulfilment are…..

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