Tuesday, February 25, 2020

SMEs Play Crucial Role in Creating Decent Jobs & Important Source...

With more than 201 million workers unemployed in 2017 – an increase of 3.4 million compared to 2016 – enterprises, particularly small and medium-sized...

Towards a future of work without child labour and forced labour...

The ILO' Bureau for Workers ‘Activities (ACTRAV) organised a two -day regional conference on the role of trade unions in Europe in the fight...

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...

Expatriate packages in Singapore and Malaysia hit five-year low

The cost of expatriate packages in Singapore and Malaysia have fallen 6% and 13%, respectively, over the past five years, according to the latest...

Millennials’ confidence in business takes a sharp turn and unprepared for...

Deloitte finds millennials’ confidence in business takes a sharp turn; they feel unprepared for Industry 4.0 • Millennials and Gen Z show less loyalty to...

Homework for the jobs of the future

Despite having large working-age populations, many countries in Asia Pacific will struggle to find talent with the necessary skills to thrive in tomorrow’s workplace. An estimated 88%...

Dr M expects to be sworn in as PM by 5pm...

Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad announced at a press conference today that he expects to be sworn in as prime minister by the Yang Di...

Singapore takes top spot in Asia for Talent Retention

Singapore, Hong Kong and Taiwan surge in global talent ranking Singapore took the top spot among Asian countries in this year's "IMD World Talent Ranking",...

Don’t let media scrutiny influence social media misbehaviour responses

Outside attention can create a sense of urgency when employees misbehave on social media, but employers should resist prioritising speed over due process when...

Online hiring of financial executives sees high volume in Singapore, Philippines

Online hiring of financial executives sees high volume in Singapore and the Philippines Banking and finance talent continued to be desired by Singapore and the...

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Singapore to Offer Cash Grant to Offset Local Workers’ Wages

With the announcement of Singapore’s Budget 2020, Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat has promised the introduction of a new scheme that will subsidise...

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Employees in India, Indonesia & China hopeful of career prospects

Employees in India, Indonesia and China are more hopeful about their career prospects than workers in any other major economy, according to a new...

Diary

HR Summit 2020

When: 16 March - 18 March 2020 Where: RACV Royal Pines Resort & Spa Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia Marshall Goldsmith, the World’s #1 Executive Coach &...