Welfare can provide greater security for the people against events that are outside of their control. Tan Kin Lian.
Why is the govt making it easier for employers to reduce workers’ salaries? Gilbert Goh.
Labour Chief should stand up for S’porean workers more. Andrew Loh.
Donaldson Tan suggests a recession insurance for non-financial firms. Firms are not going to stop retrenching workers whom they deem as excess manpower regardless of wage subsidy schemes. Instead, the fiscal policy for saving jobs ought to be targeting firms that face difficulty in raising short-term credit.