Singapore Employment Updates

  • Updates on Tripartite Advisory on Managing Excess Manpower and Responsible Retrenchment
  • National Wages Council (“NWC”) 2020/2021 Supplementary Guidelines

Given the current uncertainties in the economic and labour market outlooks arising from the COVID-19 pandemic, the Tripartite Partners (being the Ministry of Manpower (MOM), the National Trades Union Congress (NTUC) and the Singapore National Employers Federation (SNEF)) and the NWC have recently issued further guidance to employers on retrenchment and wage cuts respectively.