Tuesday, February 25, 2020

SPH to cut over 70 jobs in its media group

SPH to cut over 70 jobs in its media group amid print decline and grim macroeconomic outlook Singapore Press Holdings will embark on a consolidation...

Global Tech Leaders Partner NTUC to Upskill Singaporeans

Global technology leaders work with NTUC LearningHub to help Singaporeans upskill for the digital age NTUC LearningHub (NTUC LHUB) and Skills Future Singapore (SSG) will...

Singtel invests S$45 million to boost employees’ digital skills

Singtel is investing S$45 million over three years to deepen the digital skills of its 12,600 employees in Singapore and enable them to thrive...

Singapore Introduces New Programmes to Boost Media Talent

A suite of new initiatives are now available for media students and professionals, to expand opportunities for local and global talent to collaborate, and...

Singapore to raise retirement, re-employment ages in 2021

Singapore’s Public Service Division said it will raise the retirement and re-employment ages of its officers by one year to 63 and 68 respectively...

Mismatched Salary Expectations for Singapore Overseas Returnees

Singapore’s overseas returnees don’t expect premium salaries, yet mismatched salary expectations persist Despite the willingness of overseas returnees to earn a salary equivalent to what...

300 cleaning robots to roll out in Singapore by March 2020

Autonomous cleaning robots that can sing, rap, speak in the four official languages in Singapore, as well as Singlish, will be deployed around Singapore. Local...

What Singapore’s slowing GDP growth means for the jobs market

As Singapore’s outlook darkens with growth cooling to levels last seen a decade ago, there could be more retrenchments and fewer job vacancies ahead,...

Singapore’s Wage Council Suggests Pay Hike, one-off Payment

National Wages Council suggests S$50-S$70 pay hike, one-off payment for low-wage workers Singapore’s National Wages Council has recommended that low-wage workers receive a pay increase...

26 weeks of paid parental leave?

26 weeks of paid parental leave? That’s what some employees in Singapore get Employees of British alcoholic beverage firm Diageo in Singapore will soon be...

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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...

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Employees in India, Indonesia & China hopeful of career prospects

Employees in India, Indonesia and China are more hopeful about their career prospects than workers in any other major economy, according to a new...

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HR Summit 2020

When: 16 March - 18 March 2020 Where: RACV Royal Pines Resort & Spa Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia Marshall Goldsmith, the World’s #1 Executive Coach &...