Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Walmart axes more than 50 staff in India but denies exit...

Walmart Inc. has fired more than 50 employees in India, including eight senior executives, as it restructures its business in the country, according to...

Singapore’s Gender Pay Gap Narrows to 6%

Singapore’s gender pay gap (GPG) has narrowed to 6 per cent, down from 8.8 per cent in 2002, and lower compared to other developed...

Japan to Call for Employment Until Age 70

Japan’s Labour Ministry is seeking to urge companies to ensure jobs for workers until the age of 70 years from April 2021. The Ministry...

HRDF Approved Over 1 million Training Places

The Human Resources Development Fund (HRDF) approved almost RM700 million financial assistance to support 1.04 million training places, registering a growth of 18 per...

Malaysia ranked seventh best place to retire

Cost of living, healthcare system, climate, ease of setting up residence ... These are just some of the criteria taken into account by the...

Bright job prospects for Malaysians at SMEs

As Malaysians usher in the new year, job prospects are looking better for fresh graduates, with ample openings in small and medium sized enterprises...

Malaysian Businesses Incur RM56.6 Billion Losses In Productivity A Year

Sage Reveals Malaysian Businesses Incur RM56.6 Billion Losses In Productivity A Year. Digital Upskilling Crucial, With Heavy Revamp In Educational System Necessary For Future...

Civil Service Union to Focus on Stagnant Schemes

CUEPACS to focus on stagnant employment schemes Newly-elected CUEPACS (Union of Workers in the Public Service) president Adnan Mat said he would focus on the...

Employer and Employee Groups Unhappy with Minimum Wage Implementation

Malaysian Government under fire over new minimum wage The Human Resources Ministry has come under fire from both employer and employee groups over the increase...

Kincentric Announces 6 Best Employers in Singapore for 2019

Best Employers in Singapore lead the way with a 16-point higher employee engagement score than market average. Kincentric, a Spencer Stuart company, has named 6...

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Executives Embracing Larger Responsibility Beyond Profits

New Deloitte survey finds executives around the world are embracing a larger responsibility beyond profit • Stakeholder interests—those of consumers, employees, and broader society—increasingly influence...

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7 of 10 Malaysians Halfway to Retirement Aspiration

Is USD1 million enough for your retirement? Standard Chartered’s new Wealth Expectancy Report 2019, which examines the saving and investment habits of 10,000 emerging affluent,...

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3rd Annual Digital HR & Analytics

Date: 25 -27 March 2020 Venue: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia HR Leaders are being pushed to drive the organization "to be digital", not just "do digital”. With...

HR Summit & Expo