10 Mar '11, 1am

Ministry of Manpower (MOM) will raise salary thresholds for Employment Pass & S Pass

SINGAPORE - To keep pace with increases in locals' wages and to encourage companies to be more selective when hiring foreign talent, the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) will raise the salary thresholds for the Employment Pass and the S Pass. From July 1, to qualify for an S Pass, an applicants' monthly salary will have to be S$2,000 or more, up from S$1,800, Manpower Minister Gan Kim Yong announced yesterday. Similarly, the qualifying salary thresholds for the three categories of Employment Pass holders - Q1, P2 and P1 - will be raised to S$2,800, S$4,000 and S$8,000 respectively, he told Parliament during the debate on the ministry's Budget. Employers of existing Employment Pass and S Pass holders will be given a one-time renewal of up to two years to meet the salary thresholds. Mr Gan said further renewals thereafter will be subjected to the new salary criteria. Member of Par...

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