Tuesday, March 26, 2019

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...

Contracting and temping solutions continues to be a driving force of...

According to recruiting experts Hays, engaging Singaporean talent through contracting and temporary arrangements increased further in 2017. This is just one of the key...

Malaysian civil servants to get additional annual increment

Malaysia’s 1.6 million civil servants will receive an additional annual salary increment for 2018, effective 1 July. This was announced by Prime Minister Datuk...

Malaysian Employee Engagement Increased by 4 percentage points

2018 Employee Engagement Trends: Malaysian Employee Engagement Increased by 4 percentage points. Singapore Least Engaged Among Major Asian Markets After a three-point drop in engagement...

Salary and Benefits Remain Key to Job Hunters

According to recruiting experts Hays, a significant 31 per cent of workers in Singapore plan to change employers within six months. 40 per cent...

RM3,500 minimum monthly wage for skilled Malaysian workers

Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi has proposed that the minimum wage for Malaysian skilled workers be set at RM3,500 per...

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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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China tech firms, seeking passion and energy, promote younger staff

Chinese tech giants are in the hunt for young, energetic staff to take the place, in some cases, of veteran managers. The companies deny...

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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