Thursday, December 12, 2019

More lay-offs in Malaysian Private Sector

Human Resources Minister M. Kulasegaran said the government recorded more lay-offs in the private sector in the first nine months of 2019, compared with...

Attraction & retention suffer if sustainability practices lack authenticity

Going green can benefit staff attraction and retention, but organisations must demonstrate real commitment. According to recruiting experts Hays, if genuine talent attraction and...

Zebra Technologies Works with Singapore Polytechnic to Groom Skilled Talents

Zebra Technologies Works with Singapore Polytechnic to Groom Skilled Talents and Support Singapore’s Advanced Manufacturing Global Hub Vision Zebra Technologies Corporation, today announced the signing...

150,000 new jobs created

THERE are almost 640,000 job opportunities available across the country with some 150,000 created this year, says Human Resources Minister M. Kulasegaran. He said...

SMBs in Malaysia drive demand for young and tech-savvy talent

Small and medium businesses (SMBs) in Malaysia are adopting digital technologies and hiring professionals with technology-related skills, according to data from LinkedIn, the world’s...

More cautions hiring in Singapore as Economy Slows

Employers in Singapore have turned cautions when it comes to hiring as the economy slows in the face of global headwinds. The Monetary Authority...

Majority in Asia Biased in Hiring

The latest Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) report by leading recruitment experts Hays revealed that most employees across Asia still believe business leaders carry a...

IT Sector Growth In Line With Malaysia’s Digital Transformation

● The IT industry recorded maximum growth among all sectors, reaching a record high of 38% year-on-year growth in August. ● Software, Hardware, Telecom charts...

Sustainable Investing Comes of Age in Asia

An increasing number of Asian issuers and investors are starting to widen their horizons to include the impact of environmental, social and governance (ESG)...

Challenges mount for global HR functions

It is becoming increasingly complex for multinational firms to employ staff, at every stage of the employee lifecycle – according to a new report...

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Vietnam to Adopt New Employment Code to Meet New Standards

After much debate and consultation, Vietnam has adopted a new employment code in November 2019, which will come into full effect in January 2020....

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Slow Progress for Gender Diversity in the Boardroom

Deloitte Global’s latest Women in the Boardroom report highlights slow progress for gender diversity Deloitte Global’s sixth edition of Women in the Boardroom: A Global...

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AiHR: Digital Planning Conference 2019

When: 20 November 2019 Where: Sheraton Saigon Hotel, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam AiHR is a conference that focuses on ANTICIPATING, EMBRACING and CAPITALISING on HR technologies...

HR Summit & Expo