Daily Archives: 2019-08-03

S’pore has world’s best education system but govt prefers foreign talents

The government has given notice that it would be starting a new programme to get more foreigners to work in Singapore on Employment Pass (EP), which does not carry any quota limitation. Currently, the minimum qualifying salary for EP is $3,600, only $100 more than the median pay of $3,500 for fresh graduates in Singapore. The government started announcing on …

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Foreign students should be welcome, but never at the expense of Singaporeans: People’s Voice Party questions govt’s S$130mil spending on foreign students

Foreign students should be welcome in Singapore as part of the effort to make the Republic’s educational landscape a richer one, but “never at the expense of young Singaporeans”, said People’s Voice Party. In a video posted on Sun (28 Jul) by founding chief Lim Tean on YouTube of a community visit made by “Shadow Cabinet Member” Cheang Kok Ming …

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