Friday, November 15, 2019

Global Tech Leaders Partner NTUC to Upskill Singaporeans

Global technology leaders work with NTUC LearningHub to help Singaporeans upskill for the digital age NTUC LearningHub (NTUC LHUB) and Skills Future Singapore (SSG) will...

Singtel invests S$45 million to boost employees’ digital skills

Singtel is investing S$45 million over three years to deepen the digital skills of its 12,600 employees in Singapore and enable them to thrive...

Singapore Introduces New Programmes to Boost Media Talent

A suite of new initiatives are now available for media students and professionals, to expand opportunities for local and global talent to collaborate, and...

Singapore to raise retirement, re-employment ages in 2021

Singapore’s Public Service Division said it will raise the retirement and re-employment ages of its officers by one year to 63 and 68 respectively...

Mismatched Salary Expectations for Singapore Overseas Returnees

Singapore’s overseas returnees don’t expect premium salaries, yet mismatched salary expectations persist Despite the willingness of overseas returnees to earn a salary equivalent to what...

300 cleaning robots to roll out in Singapore by March 2020

Autonomous cleaning robots that can sing, rap, speak in the four official languages in Singapore, as well as Singlish, will be deployed around Singapore. Local...

What Singapore’s slowing GDP growth means for the jobs market

As Singapore’s outlook darkens with growth cooling to levels last seen a decade ago, there could be more retrenchments and fewer job vacancies ahead,...

Singapore’s Wage Council Suggests Pay Hike, one-off Payment

National Wages Council suggests S$50-S$70 pay hike, one-off payment for low-wage workers Singapore’s National Wages Council has recommended that low-wage workers receive a pay increase...

26 weeks of paid parental leave?

26 weeks of paid parental leave? That’s what some employees in Singapore get Employees of British alcoholic beverage firm Diageo in Singapore will soon be...

Getting millennials onboard the maritime industry

Competition for young talent is becoming increasingly stiff as young people are entering the workforce with greater expectations. With Singapore boasting the title of the...

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Persistent Gender Gap in Tech Sectors

Tech’s persistent gender gap is well documented, but it might surprise you to learn that the gulf transcends national wealth and development lines. Around the...

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Government to List Critical Jobs

Ministry of Human Resources to Come Up with List of Critical Jobs The Human Resources Ministry is preparing a list of jobs categorised as critical....

Diary

AiHR: Digital Planning Conference 2019

When: 20 November 2019 Where: Sheraton Saigon Hotel, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam AiHR is a conference that focuses on ANTICIPATING, EMBRACING and CAPITALISING on HR technologies...

HR Summit & Expo