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Monetary Authority of Singapore launches essay competition on productivity

Published on Jan 16, 2014 3:38 PM

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the Economic Society of Singapore (ESS) have launched an essay competition centred on the topic of productivity.

The theme is "Why is it difficult to boost productivity in Singapore? What further policy changes could help to achieve this goal?"

Writers should examine the challenges that companies face in sustaining a high level of productivity to remain competitive in a global environment, the MAS and ESS said.

"They should propose innovative approaches to boost productivity and achieve sustainable and inclusive economic growth in Singapore."

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