MAS rolls out measures to boost job prospects of Singaporeans in the financial sector
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- SINGAPORE – The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced more measures on Thursday (Nov 26) to help develop and retain a core Singaporean workforce for the financial services sector.
The measures were announced at a webinar organised jointly by MAS and the Institute of Banking and Finance (IBF), dubbed “Growing Timber”.
Mr Ravi Menon, MAS managing director of MAS and IBF chairman, said the financial sector is planning to offer 1,800 newly created jobs and 2,000 traineeships in the 12 months to June 2021, according to the central bank’s pilot employment outlook survey.