Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Ham Yon Han Joins GoCar Malaysia as New COO

GoCar Malaysia, a car-sharing company, welcomes Ham Yon Han as the company’s new Chief Operating Officer (COO) on 15 October 2019. This position was...

Malaysia Budget 2020: Huge Boons for Workers and SMEs

Malaysia’s Budget 2020 was tabled on 11 October 2019; and with it comes a whole slew of planned allocations that seek to address the...

How AI Can Help With Mental Health in the Office

It has become rather popular as of late to cast artificial intelligence as the boogeyman of the workplace. This is especially so in recent...

How AI spots stress in workers

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is often cast as the workplace bad guy, threatening constant Big Brother style personal surveillance, unfair discrimination and ultimately to take...

Unusual but Interesting Welfare Programs of Korean Game Companies

The video game industry is incredibly lucrative, being worth more today than both the film and music industry combined. Add to that the growing...

The Power of Passports

As we enter the final quarter of 2019, Japan and Singapore retain a firm hold on first place on the Henley Passport Index, each...

South Korea Prepares to Extend Paid Paternity Leave

New fathers in South Korea will soon have cause to celebrate as they will be entitled to take up to 10 days of paid...

What do Dubai Residents Really Want in Their Communities

The skilled workers of today are becoming increasingly picky as to what jobs they are willing to work. With almost every business looking for...

Finding a Solution to 24/7 Convenience Store Operations

A shortage of workers has been plaguing economies throughout the world for the past few years. Businesses that have adopted high-end tech and require...

Singapore Faces Severe Shortage of Fintech Talent

According to the Fintech Employment 2019 report published by professional recruitment services firm – Michael Page Singapore, 94 per cent of fintech companies surveyed agreed...

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Jokowi Pledges to Reform Indonesia’s HR and Create Jobs

Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo was sworn in for his second and final term on 20 October 2019. During his inaugural address, he pledged to...

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When is a job not enough?

For many, employment offers a pathway out of poverty, providing enough money for food, clothing and accommodation. For others, it’s not enough to make ends meet....

Diary

Human Resources Revamped Asia 2019

When: 15 - 17 October Where: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia The world of work has changed dramatically in the past decade, shaped by factors that include technological...