Hike in S’pore wages could draw more M’sian professionals

  • Nation
  • Thursday, 04 Aug 2016

JOHOR BARU: Singapore’s decision to increase wages for professionals by at least RM900 from next year could entice more Malaysian professionals to seek work there.

Several local professionals, contacted by The Star, said they were considering the move because of the higher pay and drop in the value of the ringgit.

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