Friday, April 10, 2020

Accommodating Workers Affected by Lockdown in Malaysia

In view of Malaysia’s announcement to implement a Movement Control Order, many companies in Singapore are making efforts to house workers who commute across...

Singapore Government to Pay Freelances and Self-employed to upgrade

The Singapore government has set aside S$36 million as allowances for freelances and self-employed to attend courses under its SkillsFuture initiative. Minister of Manpower...

Singapore Introduces Temporary Scheme For Manpower for COVID-19

Temporary Scheme to Help Manufacturing and Services Sectors Manage Manpower Needs Singapore’s Ministry of Manpower has partnered with the Singapore Business Federation (SBF) to introduce...

Singapore to Offer Cash Grant to Offset Local Workers’ Wages

With the announcement of Singapore’s Budget 2020, Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat has promised the introduction of a new scheme that will subsidise...

Singapore to minimise retrenchments due to COVID-19

Singapore’s Defence Minister, Ng Eng Hen said as the Singapore economy takes a hit from the COVID-19 outbreak, the Government will help minimise any...

Workforce Singapore Prepares to Reskill the Electronics Sector

We are in the era of electronics. Every year, there is a new iteration of some gadget and consumers can’t get enough. However, with...

UnionBank inks talent development program with Singapore Management University

Union Bank of the Philippines (UnionBank) and the Singapore Management University (SMU) -- one of Asia's premier universities - recently inked an agreement to...

Diverse managers grow diverse teams

Senior and line managers are primary stakeholders of a company’s Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) agenda, according to Sophia Leung, Chief Information Officer for J.P....

Singapore’s Gender Pay Gap Narrows to 6%

Singapore’s gender pay gap (GPG) has narrowed to 6 per cent, down from 8.8 per cent in 2002, and lower compared to other developed...

Kincentric Announces 6 Best Employers in Singapore for 2019

Best Employers in Singapore lead the way with a 16-point higher employee engagement score than market average. Kincentric, a Spencer Stuart company, has named 6...

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Remote Learning is More Valuable Than we Realise

Technology continues to grow at a rapid pace. In the past two decades, we have managed to progress technological innovation to such a degree...

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Guide to Managing Virtual Teams for SMEs

Article by Joey Lim, Commercial Lead - APAC at Lark The COVID-19 outbreak has led to a huge push towards remote working in what is...

Diary

APAC HR Employment Law Congress 2020

When: 16 - 17 June 2020 Where: RHT Academy, Singapore RHT Academy presents the 3rd annual APAC HR Employment Law Congress. The congress aims to provide...

3rd Asia Leadership Forum

HR Summit 2020