Thursday, March 21, 2019

Thailand adviced to raise retirement age

In the Pension Sustainability Index 2014 compiled by Allianz, Thailand ranks the lowest, and the country is expected to have one of the greatest...

Workers Prefer Access To Technology Above Other Perks

Almost 50 per cent of office workers in Southeast Asia rate access to technology above all other office perks like food and slick office...

Trade war forces Alibaba’s Jack Ma to back down on pledge...

Alibaba co-founder and executive chairman Jack Ma said the premise of friendly US-China trade relations no longer exists and his Alibaba Group Holding no...

Hiring of banking talent in Malaysia continues to decline

Singapore and the Philippines continued to exhibit uninterrupted, double-digit demand for banking executives during the month of November, a feat previously achieved during both...

Asking employees the right questions — at the right time

Exit interviews get mixed reviews among HR professionals. But if you’re going to do them, you need to do them right. Andrew Lu, writing on...

The Inside Story of Digital Marketing in Malaysia

For some in the conventional business world, digital marketing is seen as something of a poor relation to traditional marketing; a voguish concern with...

Out-of-school children cost Asia billions in lost GDP: DHL report

DHL, the world's leading logistics company, recently commissioned a report looking into out of school children in Asia, and the effect this has had...

5 new IT jobs for the age of artificial intelligence

ARTIFICIAL intelligence (AI) in Malaysia is progressing by huge strides. The recent announcement of the first AI fund in Malaysia by Kenanga Investors, as...

Easing Migration Policies Can Boost Workers’ Welfare, Regional Growth – World...

Easing curbs on labour migration policies can boost workers' welfare and economic growth in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), said a World...

Managing attrition of returning mothers

  Webinar: Sponsored childcare support – Going beyond gender diversity In conjunction with International Women’s Day, People Matters in partnership with Founding Years is holding a...

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This is where people work the longest hours

  Mexicans work far longer days than anyone else. Germans, on the other hand, clock up the least hours. New data from the Organization for Economic...

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HK gives tax breaks to encourage voluntary retirement savings

New law gives Hongkongers tax break of US$7,650 in a bid to boost their inadequate pension Hong Kong’s lawmakers have unanimously passed an amended law...

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Asia Human Capital Development Conference 2019

Many companies are driving towards the future with talents built for the yester-years. To evolve, we need to drive transformation in this unprecedented environment...

HR Festival Asia 2019