Stories of Good

Jardine Matheson lends its heft to mental health cause

Jana had been suffering from depression for about six years when she found a temporary job as an administrative assistant at Jardine Engineering (Singapore) - created as part of the group's efforts to support mental health.

Not only did the placement allow her to find a new focus in life, giving her less time to dwell on negative thoughts, she eventually did so well that she was converted to a permanent employee in the company.

This article was first published in The Business Times.