$2.5 Million Funding Scheme To Train 4,000 Taxi Drivers Over The Next Two Years

Over the past few years, the taxi industry landscape has transformed exponentially. The recently-implemented Taxi Availability Standards means that taxi drivers are required to shoulder longer hours on the road. The widespread use of third-party taxi applications and other technology-based call booking systems also means that both taxi drivers and commuters now rely heavily on…

SFIC Institute Opens First Carpentry Training Centre In Yishun

Singapore, 11 Nov 2014 Local Furniture Industry Welcomes Inaugural Batch of Creative Craftsmen The SFIC Institute and the National Trades Union Congress’ e2i (Employment and Employability Institute) together officially announce the opening of a new carpentry campus today. The facility, which was approved by the Polytechnic of Western Australia (PWA) in May 2014, is designed…

Uni Career Gateway

The First-ever Uni Career Gateway Brings Hiring Employers, Industry Information And Job Search Skills To Singaporean Undergraduates And Fresh Graduates; Helping Them Make Well-informed Career Decisions For the first time, the National Trades Union Congress’ (NTUC) e2i (Employment and Employability Institute) has organised a one-day career fair at the Devan Nair Institute for Employment and…

Brighter Future With Better-Informed Career Choices

ITE students will now have more platforms and ready access to make well-informed career decisions with new ITE-e2i collaboration. Helping students make better education and career decisions will be a key focus for Institute of Technical Education (ITE) over the next few years. This is in line with the ASPIRE Committee’s recommendations to provide more…

Greater Collaboration Between Industries And Individuals To Synergise Efforts In Embracing Energy Efficiency

Greater Collaboration between Industries and Individuals to Synergise Efforts in Embracing Energy Efficiency Some 300 professionals to benefit from two new energy management programmes by NTUC’s e2i Singapore, 2 October 2014 – 10 companies, three individuals, three schools and a public agency were recognised earlier today for their outstanding commitment and achievements toward energy efficiency…

Inaugural Maritime Career Fair With More Than 300 Job Vacancies For Singaporeans

Inaugural Maritime Career Fair with more than 300 job vacancies for Singaporeans The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA), the Singapore Workforce Development Agency (WDA) and the e2i (Employment and Employability Institute) are holding the inaugural Maritime Career Fair on 26 and 27 September 2014 at the Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre, Level…

First Bus Career Development Centre For Singapore

Singapore,12 September 2014 e2i, SMRT and NTWU’s partnership to professionalize the bus industry through first of its kind integrated simulator training e2i (Employment and Employability Institute) and SMRT Corporation Ltd signed an agreement today that paves the way for the joint development and operation of Singapore’s first Bus Career Development Centre (BCDC). The e2i–SMRT Memorandum…

More Than 1,000 Cleaning Businesses Licensed

Singapore, 1 September 2014 From 1 September 2014, resident cleaners deployed under new cleaning contracts to be paid wages based on the Progressive Wage Model Since the licensing regime for cleaning businesses came into effect on 1 April 2014, 1,001 cleaning businesses, with a total workforce of 52,000 cleaners (including 38,000 resident cleaners), have been…

NTUC And IES Launch The Young Engineers Leadership Programme To Groom 500 Young Aspiring Engineers

Year-long programme to cultivate young engineers through continuous engagement, career development platforms and networking opportunities The National Trades Union Congress (NTUC) and its U Associate, The Institution of Engineers, Singapore (IES) have officially launched the inaugural Young Engineers Leadership (YEL) Programme today. The YEL Programme is a year-long national initiative aimed at nurturing young engineering…