Wednesday, April 25, 2018

May 9 polling day declared a public holiday

The Prime Minister's Office has announced that May 9, which falls on a Wednesday, as an additional public holiday. This came following the Election...

Contracting and temping solutions continues to be a driving force of...

According to recruiting experts Hays, engaging Singaporean talent through contracting and temporary arrangements increased further in 2017. This is just one of the key...

Malaysian civil servants to get additional annual increment

Malaysia’s 1.6 million civil servants will receive an additional annual salary increment for 2018, effective 1 July. This was announced by Prime Minister Datuk...

Malaysian Employee Engagement Increased by 4 percentage points

2018 Employee Engagement Trends: Malaysian Employee Engagement Increased by 4 percentage points. Singapore Least Engaged Among Major Asian Markets After a three-point drop in engagement...

Salary and Benefits Remain Key to Job Hunters

According to recruiting experts Hays, a significant 31 per cent of workers in Singapore plan to change employers within six months. 40 per cent...

RM3,500 minimum monthly wage for skilled Malaysian workers

Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi has proposed that the minimum wage for Malaysian skilled workers be set at RM3,500 per...

Selecting quality talent a significant challenge for Singapore companies: Aon Talent...

Even as online assessments lead the way in hiring, Singapore companies continue to face an uphill battle in identifying the best talent for their...

Move to strengthen HR practices in banks in Singapore

The tripartite partners in Singapore’s banking industry launched today an advisory on good human resource (HR) practices for banks as they gear up to...

Singapore’s Labour Market Improved in 2017

Singapore’s Ministry of Manpower said the country’s labour market improved in 2017, in line with the pick-up in economic activity. While the resident long-term...

Celebrating International Women’s Day: Initiatives Launched to Empower Women

ACCA Malaysia Launches Women’s Network in Conjunction with International Women’s Day 2018 Forty years on from the phrase ‘glass ceiling’ being used to define thwarted...