Thursday, August 16, 2018

Singapore’s National Wages Council suggests S$50-S$70 pay hike, one-off bonus for...

Amid the pick-up in economic conditions, the National Wages Council (NWC) has recommended that low-wage workers earning a basic monthly salary of up to...

Malaysia’s workforce want to leverage demand for their skills to win...

Salary expectations amongst Malaysia’s employees are on the rise, yet most employers are planning to award only modest increases this year, according to recruiting...

75% of Malaysian Mothers Quit Their Jobs Due to a Lack...

An annual study by Monster Malaysia reveals a majority of local employers still haven’t embraced flexible working policies, meaning new mothers find returning to...

Dr M expects to be sworn in as PM by 5pm...

Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad announced at a press conference today that he expects to be sworn in as prime minister by the Yang Di...

Singapore Ministry of Manpower to Focus on Retraining and Redeploying of...

Singapore’s incoming Minister of Manpower, Josephine Teo said the ministry’s key focus year would be to introduce more programmes to retrain and redeploy workers...

HR Departments Under Pressure to Implement Technology

The advancement of technology means there are more tools available to Human Resources professionals than ever before, putting pressure on Talent Acquisition teams to...

One in Three Young Malaysians Affected by ‘Quarter-Life Crisis’

Young Malaysians are facing increasing pressure to succeed personally and professionally before they turn 30. According to a survey by LinkedIn, the world’s largest...

Stable market growth equals confidence in commercial sectors for Singapore’s Life...

  Recent years have seen Singapore’s government work towards the improvement of its life sciences industry to great success. And now, following an unexpected GDP...

Roadmap For Digital HR Transformation Shared with Singapore Process Industry Members

  Recognising the various challenges that require vital changes in the way businesses operate, ASPRI – the Association of Process Industry – of Singapore organised...

May 9 polling day declared a public holiday

The Prime Minister's Office has announced that May 9, which falls on a Wednesday, as an additional public holiday. This came following the Election...

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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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Single system for hiring foreign workers

Prime Minister, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said the government would establish a single system to hire foreign workers without differentiating source countries. He said...

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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....