Improvement must be made to keep the nation going and
to ensure that people got better living. After solving
problems on housing, education and unemployment, the
government continues making improvement on industries and
public housing etc.
- There are so many factories in Singapore that
there are not enough workers. Employers had to
employ foreign workers.
- Singapore also faced fierce competition from the
surrounding countries producing low-value goods.
It is hard for Singapore to export.
- The government tried to produce high value and
quality goods. Existing industries were encourage
to make use of modern invention to do work. This
would solve labour shortage.
- To produce high quality goods, more specialized
skill is needed. Special institutes were set up
to train engineers and technicians. Examples are
polytechnics and technological institute.
lives of Singaporean.
Land is scarce in
Singapore. In order to house such a high
population, high rise flats were built. The flats
come in various designs and attractive colours.
The government had to
developed the city. The urban redevelopment
authority (URA) was set up. Old buildings were
replaced by new buildings.
Education needed some turning as the industrial
product changes. Technical education was introduced in
secondary schools. Schools also stress on Math's and
Science. Students can study further as they can go to
polytechnics and the university.