Thursday, March 21, 2019

IPHONE 6 SALES FINALLY APPROVED

Almost a month after it was released in the USA and other countries, the iPhone has finally been approved for sale in China. Apple...

JOBS CREATED AMID ECONOMIC SLOWDOWN

China’s employed population in urban areas increased by 3.44 million in the first quarter of 2014, with the unemployment rate remaining low, the country’s...

YUE YUEN PRODUCTION CONTINUES AFTER STRIKE

Yue Yuen Industrial Holdings Ltd, a maker of shoes for clients including Adidas AG and Nike Inc, said production at its Dongguan factory has...

SECOND-TIER CITIES IDEAL FOR JOBSEEKERS

University graduates are looking to second-tier cities because of greater job opportunities and lower property prices, a recent industry report shows. Suzhou topped a...

PROSPECTS BRIGHT FOR FOREIGN BANKS

Foreign banks continue to make inroads in China, but they remain marginal players in retail and consumer spaces. Still they slowly build market share...

CHINA’S HIGH SECURITY LAB TO TACKLE EBOLA

In a vital move in the fight against Ebola, China’s first high-security biosafety laboratory will be ready for use by December. The facility, located...

MINI STIMULUS TO BOOST SLOWING ECONOMY

China announced steps to boost its slowing growth, including extending tax breaks for small businesses and support measures for poor urban districts. Anticipation has...

MORE STIMULUS MEASURES EXPECTED

In September, China’s consumer inflation slowed more than expected to almost a five-year low. The drop has increased worries that global growth is experiencing...

GOVERNMENT JOB POPULAR AMONG YOUNG CHINESE

Young Chinese people still want to become public servants despite the country imposing the strictest ever scrutiny on officials, said Li Zhong, spokesperson for...

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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