12
September
2019
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17:57
Europe/Amsterdam

Tuition has ballooned to a S$1.4b industry in Singapore. Should we be concerned?

Dr Kelvin Seah Kah Cheng, Lecturer from the Dept of Economics at NUS Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences commented that the growth of the tuition industry is fuelled primarily by two factors, namely, increasing average real incomes of households and the desire for parents to see their children keep up with the competition.