Saturday, September 22, 2018

Employers: No clue on how to hire foreign workers

Employers and industry players want the Government to provide more clarity on the new hiring programme for foreign workers. This follows a meeting between SME...

Extension for PLKS holders with 10 years employment

Foreign workers: Extension for PLKS holders with 10 years employment Foreign workers who are holding temporary foreign worker permit (PLKS) and have been employed for 10...

FMM welcomes minimum wage of RM1,050

Manufacturers welcome increase in minimum wage rates The Federation of Malaysian Manufacturers welcomes the decision by the Cabinet to heed the industry’s call to moderate...

Aon’s 12 Best Employers in Malaysia, 2018

Aon, a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement, and health solutions, has named twelve organisations as Best Employers...

Singapore’s Corporate and Institutional Banking industry flourishing

  As the massive scope of Mainland China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) has started taking shape, companies in Singapore are looking to see how...

LBS joins 30% Club to offer women’s scholarship on flagship programme

The 30% Club and London Business School have joined forces to give more women the tools to achieve CEO and C-Suite positions by offering a scholarship...

Flexible workspaces: Office-sharing takes off in Tokyo

Imagine a room full of comfy chairs and practical tables, a kitchen off to one side and a fantastic view out of the window....

Malaysian Businesses Remains Positive

Malaysian Businesses Remains Positive Despite Looming US Trade War Approximately 67% business leaders in Malaysia are optimistic that the business environment will improve over the...

Positive Demand Specialisms in Asset Management Industry

Islamic banking and a growing investment awareness is building positivity in Malaysia’s Asset Management industry Following May’s surprise election result there has been a surge...

Manufacturers welcome minimum wage hike, but wants government to contribute half

Manufacturers welcome minimum wage hike, but wants government to contribute 50% A majority of manufacturers welcome the proposal for a higher minimum wage — provided...

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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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Singapore needs foreign tech talent: Education Minister

Singapore, grappling with an ageing population and a shortage of high-tech workers, says it needs to bring in foreign talent in areas including software...

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Asia Human Capital Development Conference 2018

  Your organisation’s Learning Curve is its Earning curve. In today’s fast-changing and increasingly digital world of work, organisations must constantly adapt and innovate rigorously....