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Singapore Is Asia's Best in Attracting Talent

by April 23, 2017 General
ranks the highest in in attracting and developing talent, reflecting not only its world-class education system but how it’s adapting skills in the digital era. The city-state took the No. 2 spot behind Switzerland on the Global Talent Competitiveness Index, by the French business school, Australia was the only other Pacific country ranked in the top 10. The index assesses a country’s ability to enable, attract, grow and retain talent, as well as develop global knowledge and vocational and technical skills.

Singapore: striving to be a global leader

  • Singapore’s government is seeking to build the economy into a regional high-tech hub
  • It’s helping small businesses adopt new technologies and supporting workers in getting re-skilled
  • With immigration curbs in place, the city state is pushing for automation of some low-skilled jobs, such as cleaners
  • Government to design regulatory environment that supports innovation and risk taking
  • is  striving to become a global leader in innovation, pervasive use of fintech

Singapore Is Asia's Best in Attracting Talent