Thursday, March 21, 2019

HR professionals in Asia need to plug in to get to...

Networking is the number one career development tool used by the majority of HR Directors (HRDs) in Asia, according to research by recruiting experts...

Hong Kong realtors hiring record number of agents in city’s real...

Over 38,000 property agents are now licensed to work in Hong Kong, with the number set to rise as the city’s two dominant agencies...

Cathay could face more belt-tightening, including job cuts, as HK$1.2 billion...

Cathay Pacific Airways could face further pressure for another round of cost-cutting in the face of an estimated HK$1.2 billion in losses for the...

Chinese entrepreneurs benefit from global Start and Improve Your Business course

Fourteen million people in China have benefited from the International Labour Organization’s flagship entrepreneurship and management training programme Start and Improve Your Business course...

Baker Tilly (Malaysia) Launches Belt and Road Desk to Facilitate Trades...

Malaysia has been seen as one of the major beneficiaries since the launch of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) in 2013. Envisioned by...

Hong Kong Government Acts to Stop Losing Young Talents to Regional...

Small and medium-sized enterprises in Hong Kong can look forward to more tax incentives as the government tries to counter competition from regional rivals...

Business conditions in Hong Kong improving at fastest rate in last...

The Nikkei Hong Kong Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI), compiled monthly to gauge sentiment in the city’s private sector, using questionnaires sent to more than...

Wages not Rising in Tandem with Labour Demand in China

China’s labour market remains tight and unemployment low. But, like in the US, Europe and elsewhere, wages growth isn’t reflecting that strength. Official and private...

Can robots replace the human element of HR?

In the digital era, there is much hype on automation replacing jobs. According to a recent poll by CareerBuilder, 55% of HR managers believe...

Malaysian employees are the least engaged among Asian markets

In the face of a challenging global economy, employees are more skeptical than before, as they anticipate better navigation of the organisation’s future and...

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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