11 Nov '11, 4pm

1 in 5 S’pore employees work more than eleven hours daily: survey - Yahoo! via @yahoosg

Singapore workers are working harder than ever with one in five clocking eleven or more hours daily, according to a survey. Out of 95 employees polled in an online global survey by international business company Regus, 19 per cent of them said they have worked eleven or more hours a day. This is 9 percentage points higher than the global average and 5 percentage points more than Japan, which took the second spot. Most Singapore respondents were professionals, while the 19 per cent comprised of senior corporate professionals and business owners. The month-long survey held in September cuts across 85 countries and interviewed 12,000 employees in total. It also found that 31 per cent of Singapore respondents worked for nine to eleven hours daily, far lower than Hong Kong’s 48 per cent and the global average of 38 per cent. Almost half of the local workers polled said they hav...

Full article: http://sg.news.yahoo.com/1-in-5-s%e2%80%99pore-employees-...

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