Thailand's work permits now allow the holders to change employers within Thailand, rather than being tied to their original role and organisation.
The two countries are close to finalising an agreement which lays out mandates for the supply of Nepalese workers to Malaysia.
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The chief enforcer of labour laws across the Philippines is calling for a higher budget and greater resources "on the ground".
US-based futurist and technology commentator John Sumser has made a career out of educating the masses on emerging technologies.
The list reveals how Hong Kong hopes to continue developing as a high value-added and diversified economy.
South Korea is hoping that increased resources will help to create jobs, especially for women and senior citizens.
The proposed law is progressing through the Filipino House of Representatives; one of the country's two law-making bodies.
Selected students will get a first, real taste of what it's like to work as an engineer in a professional environment.
The Malaysian government has suspended the national migration system used to hire workers specifically from Bangladesh.
A crackdown is set to follow reports that government agencies have been padding their data on how many disabled staff they employ.
154 businesses have been charged after sweeping checks involving almost 2,500 employers and 50,000 foreign workers.
The territory's Equal Opportunities Commission says employers are still slow to accommodate employees who have to care for family members.
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A new study suggests that organisations need to improve cybersecurity education and training provided to employees.
At HRM Asia's HR Think Tank, delegates will have the chance to immerse themselves in one of eight different HR technology streams.
The British investment firm will pay for working mothers to courier their expressed breast milk home during business trips.
A landmark court ruling has found that "regular casual" workers, including truck drivers, are entitled to annual leave benefits.
Despite closing its Southeast Asian app, the ride-hailing giant looks set to maintain its regional headquarters in the city-state.
Some 1,400 Google staff have signed a letter protesting the company's cooperation with the Chinese government on web censorship.
The company aims to nurture digital economy skills in areas such as artificial intelligence, blockchain and data analytics.
DBS Bank has been recognised by Aon as the best regional employer for Asia-Pacific, as well as in the individual markets of Singapore and India.
Local maritime businesses in Singapore all contributed to the education fund, which is aimed at developing the industry’s pipeline of talent.
Courts agreed that an executive's after-hours email amounted to an almost 50% increase in work hours over what had been contracted.
The company says outdated payroll systems may have caused current and former employees to have been underpaid for the last eight years.
Angela Williamson says her former employer fired her for expressing controversial political opinions across social media.
Google's new, dedicated job search vertical for Singapore will draw from a wide range of local listings from across the world wide web.
Common issues identified in the Robert Half study include late starts, poor scheduling, and disengaged attendees.
Improved mobility now on the cards for workers from Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Macau.