7 things about PM Lee Hsien Loong's May Day rally speech

7 things about PM Lee Hsien Loong's May Day rally speech

Here are the things that stood out in the speech delivered

    $200m boost for NTUC training fund for workers, PM Lee announces at May Day Rally

$200m boost for NTUC training fund for workers, PM Lee announces at May Day Rally

Workers will get a $200 million boost from the labour movement and Government to upgrade their skills

    Right skills for right jobs 'key in future economy': PM Lee's May Day message

Right skills for right jobs 'key in future economy': PM Lee's May Day message

Government will remain on side of workers amid economic transformation, PM Lee says

    Unemployment rate for Singaporeans improves in first quarter: Manpower Ministry

Unemployment rate for Singaporeans improves in first quarter: Manpower Ministry

Overall unemployment held steady in the first three months of this year, while the unemployment rate for Singaporeans and PRs improved.

    More targeted help to spur manufacturing: Iswaran

More targeted help to spur manufacturing: Iswaran

Sector-focused strategy needed, and not just enterprise-level response: Iswaran

    Workplace discrimination complaints down, but bias towards foreigners still the top grouse

Workplace discrimination complaints down, but bias towards foreigners still the top grouse

Preferential treatment of foreigners has remained the top gripe of Singaporean workers for five years in a row.

    Tafep to play more active role in engaging companies that neglect hiring of Singaporeans

Tafep to play more active role in engaging companies that neglect hiring of Singaporeans

The national anti-discrimination watchdog will be given more teeth to tackle "triple-weak" companies which lack a strong Singaporean core.