Thursday, March 21, 2019

Salary increases in Hong Kong likely to remain static in 2017

  With a sluggish Chinese economy, salary increments are likely to remain static as the trend of uncertainty in Hong Kong continues, according to the...

Maybank extends maternity leave up to 365 days

Female employees of Maybank Malaysia will enjoy longer maternity leave, according to a recent announcement by the bank. The new scheme, which comes after a...

Robots may be part of the futuristic workforce

Robots may be the new wave of workers. The workplace of the future may soon see robots working alongside humans, and in a recent study...

Benefits are the key to keeping employees happy and motivated

  Monetary returns alone may no longer keep employees working at their peak. An attractive package that provides for a more wholesome career is the...

Lenovo’s new head HR for Asia Pacific to drive transformation initiatives

Lenovo’s new head HR for Asia Pacific to drive transformation initiatives Lenovo has appointed Subhankar Roy Chowdhury to helm its human resources team in the...

Alibaba plans to set up regional distribution hub in Malaysia, say...

Alibaba plans to set up regional distribution hub in Malaysia, say sources Alibaba Group Holdings Limited, often referred to as the ”eBay of China” is...

RANKED LOW IN ENGLISH PROFICIENCY

Thailand ranks near the bottom in an English proficiency survey, showing one key competitive weaknesses of the Thai economy. This indicates the small base of...

Creating an empowering work experience

By Jenny Maganran Goh Engagement is the buzz word in the global landscape. Today's employers face a more informed and sophisticated generation of employees who...

Hong Kong University chief leaves for a job with lower pay

Money may not be everything when it comes to job satisfaction. Though many switch to higher paying jobs, there are some who contend that...

15 Things Leaders Can Manage (and One They Can’t)

  15 Things Leaders Can Manage (and One They Can’t) by Jesse Lyn Stoner   Things Leaders Can Manage (and Should) Focus and Attention You can manage what you put...

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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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HK gives tax breaks to encourage voluntary retirement savings

New law gives Hongkongers tax break of US$7,650 in a bid to boost their inadequate pension Hong Kong’s lawmakers have unanimously passed an amended law...

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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