Friday, January 18, 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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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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Stereotyping is a workplace problem

The ‘Beauty Premium’ and other forms of stereotyping are real, and they’re a workplace problem People say “seeing is believing”, but that’s wrong. The truth is,...

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Digital HR & Analytics Conference 2019

HR Leaders are being pushed to take on a larger role in helping to drive the organisation “to be digital” not just “do digital” by...