PMEs – Kena kelong then lelong: Whenever I think of this huge group of local talents that have been forced out...

Displaced Singaporean PMETs who land equivalent positions in Singapore are extremely lucky. I have a relative who at the age of 55 was asked to leave his position after 25 years of service. Now at the age of 61 has not found any work in Singapore. There are many, some in much worse position here in Singapore. many have found lesser paid jobs and many have given up and quietly live a more frugal lifestyle than from their employment days. Sad to say that many have been displaced by foreigners who are younger, cheaper and maybe more suited to the modern work environment than those PMETs they have displaced. The current PAP government policy regarding this importation of foreigners has been discussed many times over in this blog, and many here have written disagreement to this policy. Yet, this policy continues to be the norm and continue to cause many local PMETs to become un...

Full article: http://mysingaporenews.blogspot.com/2015/07/pmes-kenna-ke...

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