Friday, January 18, 2019

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...

Benefits are the key to keeping employees happy and motivated

  Monetary returns alone may no longer keep employees working at their peak. An attractive package that provides for a more wholesome career is the...

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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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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...