Sunday, July 21, 2019

How better skills can boost recognition of domestic work

An ILO training course gives Indonesian domestic workers the opportunity to gain a nationally recognized certificate and aims to raise the status of the...

Half of Job Seekers in China and Hong Kong Prefer Social...

Social media may be a big part of people’s daily lives in Malaysia, but it remains the least favoured way to find a new...

Cathay Pacific cabin crew back extending retirement age from 55 to...

Asia’s largest airline, Cathay Pacific Airways is poised to extend the retirement age of its 9,000 Hong Kong-based cabin crew from 55 to 60...

Hong Kong’s expatriates “more satisfied” … but not as happy as...

Hong Kong’s expatriates are slightly more satisfied with their lives compared with one year ago, but they are still not as content as others...

More Women and Older Workers are Expected to Fill Gap in...

Projections of Hong Kong’s workforce show that more workers are choosing to work longer instead of retiring at 60 years of age. The trend...

Hong Kong realtors hiring record number of agents in city’s real...

Over 38,000 property agents are now licensed to work in Hong Kong, with the number set to rise as the city’s two dominant agencies...

Cathay could face more belt-tightening, including job cuts, as HK$1.2 billion...

Cathay Pacific Airways could face further pressure for another round of cost-cutting in the face of an estimated HK$1.2 billion in losses for the...

Hong Kong Government Acts to Stop Losing Young Talents to Regional...

Small and medium-sized enterprises in Hong Kong can look forward to more tax incentives as the government tries to counter competition from regional rivals...

Cathay Pacific overseas operations to be affected by ‘review’ of workforce

Cathay Pacific Airways will start a “comprehensive review” of its workforce, a move expected to impact its operations outside of Hong Kong, according to...

Business conditions in Hong Kong improving at fastest rate in last...

The Nikkei Hong Kong Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI), compiled monthly to gauge sentiment in the city’s private sector, using questionnaires sent to more than...

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Malaysia Must Adapt to IR4.0 Fast or Risk Losing Untapped Talent

Industrial Revolution 4.0 has brought with it massive, game-changing ideas and innovations that could potentially increase productivity and efficiency across multiple industries. As such,...

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Freeze on foreign worker intake in wholesale and retail sector lifted

The Malaysian government has lifted the freeze on foreign worker intake in the wholesale and retail sector. Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Minister, Datuk...

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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