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Businesses get support to invest more in ‘human capital’
« on: February 08, 2018, 03:24:32 pm »
 
SINGAPORE — Moving from a “human resources” to a “human capital” mindset will be key in Singapore’s new phase of growth, Second Minister  for Manpower Josephine Teo said on Wednesday (Feb 7), as she outlined measures to help companies achieve this.

These include boosting programmes that help employers to transform their business strategies and that support workers in picking up fresh skills.

Speaking at a forum organised by the Singapore National Employers Federation (SNEF), Mrs Teo said, for example, that the SNEF Agency for Productivity Practices, Human Resource and Industrial  Relations (Sapphire), which was launched last year, has been helping companies to enhance their competitiveness, with a keen focus on the human capital strategy.

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