Thursday, March 21, 2019

Work-life balance, career progression important to graduates

Work life balance and rapid career progression rank with salary for graduate job seekers – global survey Work life balance involving flexible working arrangements is...

Only a third of children have social protection

Only one third of children covered by social protection: ILO, UNICEF A new report by UNICEF and the ILO highlights the critical need to extend...

Growing Demand for Hybrid Skills

Emerging jobs in Malaysia reveal growing demand for talent with hybrid skills in 2019 - LinkedIn Digital competency is in high demand, but so are...

CIMB’s 3D Conquest Discovers Budding Data Wizards, Coders and Disruptors

Budding data wizards, coding ninjas and digital disruptors were discovered at CIMB Group’s inaugural 3D Conquest – a hackathon-style competition open to university students...

Real wages in Singapore seen to rise 3% in 2018

Salaries in Singapore are expected to grow by 3 per cent in 2019 after adjusting for inflation, according to a forecast by consulting firm...

Online hiring of financial executives sees high volume in Singapore, Philippines

Online hiring of financial executives sees high volume in Singapore and the Philippines Banking and finance talent continued to be desired by Singapore and the...

KL among top 100 most liveable cities for Asian expats

Singapore is again the most liveable location for Asian expatriates, having claimed the top spot every year since ECA International’s liveability rankings began in...

Getting a Job in 2019

How to Get a Job in 2019 Jobseekers will need to demonstrate the unique value they can potentially bring to a business, on top of their willingness to...

Salary threshold for expats may be raised

Salary threshold for expats may be raised to protect locals Human Resources Minister M. Kulasegaran said the threshold salary for foreign professionals may be raised...

Nurturing Entrepreneurial Talent Key to Competitiveness

2019 Global Talent Competitiveness Index:  Nurturing Entrepreneurial Talent Identified As Key to the Competitiveness of Nations and Cities The 2019 Global Talent Competitiveness Index (GTCI)...

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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