Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Businesses Must Prepare for A New Career Structure

  Life expectancies are increasing across the globe and as a result people’s careers are set to last longer. Businesses must adapt to accommodate the...

Career advancement, entrepreneurship and learning opportunities are priorities

LinkedIn, the world’s largest professional network has just revealed its inaugural LinkedIn Opportunity Index in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region where it has more...

Millennials Eager to Ride on Digitalisation Wave

Millennials in Singapore Eager to Ride on Digitalisation Wave Amidst a backdrop of global interest in digital talent, local tertiary students are choosing Computer Science/Information...

Development of skilled talents in cyber and technology on an upward...

KPMG Malaysia recently concluded the Finals of its Cyber Challenge 2018, a team-based nationwide competition to develop more undergraduates for the cyber security and...

Emotional Intelligence vital for professional accountants

Emotional intelligence is vital for the success of professional accountants in a digital age, says ACCA A new report from the ACCA (Association of Chartered...

Amendments to Employment Act in March

Amendments to employment act to be tabled in March 2019 The amendments to the Employment Act 1955 are expected to be tabled in Parliament in...

UAE seeks rich, educated foreigners with long-term visa scheme

The United Arab Emirates will offer long-term visas to rich property investors, senior scientists and entrepreneurs in an effort to support its economy and...

Malaysia 3rd most attractive country to work for in Asia

Malaysia is the 3rd Most Attractive Country to Work for in Asia, Beating Japan, China & Taiwan The World Talent Ranking for 2018 by the...

Singapore employees to receive 2.6% salary increase in 2019

  Singaporeans will see their salaries increase by 4.0 percent in 2019, according to the latest Salary Trends survey by ECA International (ECA). After factoring...

Foreign workers to be covered under SOCSO next year

The Cabinet has decided to place social security protection of foreign workers under Social Security Organisation (SOCSO) with effect from 1 January 2019. Human Resources...

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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 back among top 20 most expensive locations

Singapore has returned to the global top 20 most expensive locations for expats as the 18th most expensive city in the world for expatriate workers....

Diary

ATD 2018 Asia Pacific Conference & Exhibition

International HR experts will gather together at the ATD 2018 Asia Pacific Conference & Exhibition (ATDAPC) from December 4 to 5 to answer the...