18 Mar '11, 10am

NWC invites views on wage guidelines

SINGAPORE: The National Wages Council (NWC) is inviting members of the public and organisations to offer their views on this year's wage guidelines as it prepares to start deliberations on them next month. The Manpower Ministry, in a statement said that in its deliberations, NWC will consider relevant factors such as Singapore's economic performance and outlook globally, regionally and in Singapore. The Council will also look at Singapore's cost competitiveness, labour market conditions, inflation, productivity, and rewards to workers for their contributions. The NWC consists of employer, union and government representatives and is chaired by Professor Lim Pin, from the National University of Singapore. Members of the public can send their views to the Secretary of the NWC through the following channels by 5 April 2011: The Secretary National Wages Council c/o Labour Relat...

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