Improving employment terms and conditions to attract youngsters to join the retail industry

In view of tackling manpower shortage in the retail industry, the Vocational Training Council launched the “VTC Earn & Learn Scheme for Retail Industry” a few years ago. However, the Scheme fails to attract young people and cannot fulfil the industry’s urgent needs. Apart from enhancing the Scheme, stakeholders should utilise technology to improve the working environment and develop career paths for employees.

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