03 March 2013

 Singapore businesses are finding it harder than regional peers to find skilled labour amid a global shortage, according to a survey in the Grant Thornton International Business Report. The survey showed that 56 per cent of businesses in Singapore said it was difficult or very difficult to recruit skilled workers, more than 50 per cent in South-east Asia and 45 per cent in Asia-Pacific.

(The Business Times, 07 Feb 13)