10 Nov '11, 8am

Better pay and prospects make Singapore workers happier

Better pay and prospects make Singapore workers happier

Since the economy's recovery from recession, with better pay packages and availability of jobs, Singapore's workers are much happier in comparison to the previous years, according to the 2011 JobsCentral Work Happiness Indicator Survey. -- PHOTO: MY Since the economy's recovery from recession, with better pay packages and availability of jobs, Singapore's workers are much happier in comparison to the previous years, according to the 2011 JobsCentral Work Happiness Indicator Survey. Advancement opportunities, reasonable work demands and salary are the top three most important work attributes. Mr Lim Der Shing, CEO of JobsCentral Group said: "It is not surprising that Singapore workers are happier because pay freeze and bonuses were mostly restored this year after Singapore recovered from the 2009 recession. Furthermore, the employment market has also been good, which means ...

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