28 Jan '11, 10pm

#Singapore: Record 15,360 job vacancies unfilled: MOM: THE Ministry of Manpower released its annual Job Vacancie...

#Singapore: Record 15,360 job vacancies unfilled: MOM: THE Ministry of Manpower released its annual Job Vacancie...

Job-seekers attended the NUS career fair 2011 held at the NUS Sports and Recreation Centre. The number of job vacancies left unfilled for at least six months soared to a five-year high of 15,360 in September last year. -- ST PHOTO: NEO XIAOBIN THE Ministry of Manpower released its annual Job Vacancies Report on Friday which showed that employers last year (2010) struggled to fill a record level of jobs for extended periods. The number of job vacancies left unfilled for at least six months soared to a five-year high of 15,360 in September last year - a 51.5 per cent spike from the 10,140 a year ago. Four in five of these unfilled job vacancies were looking for rank-and-file workers, with the remaining 19 per cent catered for white-collar workers - mirroring a trend also seen in 2009. The MOM said the spike in unfilled job openings was due to the four-year high of 50,200 tot...

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Crowds and students at the NUS career fair 2011 held at the NUS Sports and Recreation Center. -- ST PHOTO: NEO XIAOBIN GRA...