More German firms here bullish about outlook: Poll

German firms are expected to generate more jobs here, with about half of the respondents saying they plan to increase their headcount in the next 12 months.
German firms are expected to generate more jobs here, with about half of the respondents saying they plan to increase their headcount in the next 12 months. PHOTO: ST FILE

But some say more can be done to improve technical education

German companies are upbeat in their business outlook here, with many looking to increase investments and hire more workers, a recent survey has found.

However, some find the standard of technical education in Singapore could be better.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 15, 2018, with the headline 'More German firms here bullish about outlook: Poll'. Print Edition | Subscribe