Our Executive Director Yean Cheong represented SGTech at a media conference convened by Singapore Business Federation on 19 January to announce a Joint Statement on Fair Hiring and Employment Practices. This Joint Statement was made by 29 Trade Associations and Chambers (TACs) under the TAC Alliance, of which SGTech is a member.
Panellists at the media conference (L-R): Dr John Lee (Association of Banks in Singapore), Mr Andrew Kwan (Restaurant Association of Singapore), Mr Lim Ming Yan (Singapore Business Federation), Ms Yean Cheong (SGTech), Mr Per Magnusson (Singapore International Chamber of Commerce) and Mr Federico Donato (Eurocham Singapore).
(Photo credit: Singapore Business Federation)
In addition to the three principles articulated in the statement - Promote positive workplace relations, Practise fair hiring, and Provide development opportunities - Embracing Diversity is also close to our hearts.
There are conscious and unconscious bias and misconceptions that we must address for the tech sector to implement best practices in our hiring and development.
Read these Employer Spotlights on companies that SGTech has supported to tap on talent initiatives to fill their tech roles.
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