Patrick Tay “Be Future Ready” | Perspectives | Channel NewsAsia

What lies ahead for Singapore as the island nation work towards 2065? On top of population growth, productivity, economic challenges and national identity, what more must Singapore do to remain relevant to others, thereby ensuring stability and security for Singapore in a difficult world?

Patrick Tay, Assistant Secretary-General, National Trades Union Congress (NTUC): “There’s a serious need for all our people to upskill themselves, to re-skill themselves and to deep skill themselves, and finally, to second skill themselves to ensure they stay employed, employable and be future ready, and future proof amidst all of these volatile changes throughout the peaks and troughs of the economic cycle”

Channel NewsAsia’s flagship discussion programme ‘Perspectives’, now into its fourth season – presents a panel of distinguished experts and leading thinkers from Singapore, Asia and beyond who will gather every week to dissect current events with in-depth analyses, engaging views and insightful comments. Our featured guests come from a multitude of backgrounds and they will connect the dots surrounding headlines and controversies, discussing the ‘how’s, the ‘why’s and the ‘what if’s on global events that will shape our future.

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