Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Stable market growth equals confidence in commercial sectors for Singapore’s Life...

  Recent years have seen Singapore’s government work towards the improvement of its life sciences industry to great success. And now, following an unexpected GDP...

Roadmap For Digital HR Transformation Shared with Singapore Process Industry Members

  Recognising the various challenges that require vital changes in the way businesses operate, ASPRI – the Association of Process Industry – of Singapore organised...

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...

Employers must allow workers to vote on election day

The Malaysian Employers Federation has reminded employers that they are duty-bound to allow their workers to vote on polling day. MEF executive director Datuk...

Malaysians go to the polls on May 9, Mandatory Time Off...

Malaysians will vote on Wednesday 9 May 2018. Election Commission Chairman Tan Sri Mohd. Hashim Abdullah, announced the date today in Putrajaya. He also...

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...

Bank Negara Clarifies “Living Wage” Proposal

Bank Negara Malaysia today issued a statement clarifying the issue of “living wage”. The Central Bank said it was incorrect to say that Bank...

Three-quarters of executives globally rate AI as a critical issue

Amid concerns about automation, the need for new skills, an aging workforce and tightening labour markets, the make-or-break issue facing companies this year is...

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...

Skills and the Future of Work: Narrowing the Gap Between Skills...

As transformative change sweeps through the world of work, investments in skills’ development and training systems are becoming more important than ever. The International...