Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Deutsche Bank slashes 18,000 jobs worldwide, Asian operations hit

Whole teams in Deutsche Bank's Asian operations were told their positions were gone on Monday as the lender began axing 18,000 jobs globally in one of...

Vietnamese Government to Discuss Setting Minimum Wage

Vietnam urged to increase minimum wages Employer and labour groups in Vietnam are on a collision course, with each calling for different-sized increases to the...

Working abroad could boost your salary by more than a third

Young professionals who move abroad for work could see their earnings jump by more than a third, according to a new study which found...

Switzerland Best Destination for Expats

The Top Ten Countries for Expats For the first time in four years, Singapore is not the best destination for expatriate workers, according to HSBC’s...

GE adopts new contingent workforce model

In 2015, General Electric’s digital hub in Detroit needed JAVA software developers. But instead of turning to in-house recruiters skilled at hiring experienced IT...

Warming expected to slash equivalent of 80 million jobs by 2030

As climate change worsens, growing heat stress on workers in agriculture and other sectors will cause a productivity loss equal to 80 million full-time...

PARENTS@BAT: Enabling Mothers to Win at Home, Work and Career

Today’s demands on working parents has evolved greatly from what it used to be. As Malaysia embraces a growing digital economy, the expectations and...

Asia most expensive locations for employees

Mercer’s 25th annual Cost of Living Survey finds cities in Asia most expensive locations for employees working abroad Multinationals’ focus on mobility as a workforce...

How to create a work culture that attracts top talent

In the past, the majority of office experiences were more or less the same: Clock in, work, lunch, work, clock out, repeat. Companies emphasised...

Malaysia must increase productivity if it wants to be high-income nation

Malaysia needs to increase its productivity if it is to achieve its goal to become a high-income nation in the next decade, said International...

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HR Asia Announces Best Companies to Work for in Asia from...

This year, 9,850 employees from a total of 265 companies across Vietnam responded to the HR Asia Best Companies to Work for in Asia...

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Kuala Lumpur ranked 44 in Supporting Women Entrepreneurs

At the 10th annual Dell Women Entrepreneur Network Summit, Dell Technologies announced findings of the 2019 Women Entrepreneur Cities (WE Cities) Index, ranking 50...

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DramaFree Tools for Managers

When: 20 July 2019 (Saturday) Where: TPC Kuala Lumpur, 10 Jalan 1/70D, 6000 Kuala Lumpur Time: 8.30am—5.00pm Are you finding it difficult to manage relationships at work? Always...

MERIT Asia Summit 2019