Five million Myanmar nationals heading overseas as migrant labourers as job prospects in the country are limited and salaries remain low.
A British employee is suing United Overseas Bank's London, saying that he was overlooked for a new role due not being Asian.
Wirecard, the German fintech firm, has responded to media reports to deny reports of alleged wrongdoing at its Singapore office.
The centre will house Grab’s core business strategy and operational functions, including legal, customer experience, financial services and creative services.
If plans by the Indonesia Manpower Ministry come to fruition, women in the country will soon enjoy more flexible working hours.
The majority of Japanese firms operating in Asia consider rising labour costs and the shortage of skilled labour as their top concerns.
The new policy will provide visas for blue collar foreign workers with skills in 14 industrial sectors, to address the nation’s manpower shortage.
Labour costs in Vietnam are among the highest in Southeast Asian countries, and poses the largest investment risk in the country.
Check out what caught readers' attention over the last month of 2018, from layoffs to social media the HR way.
Half of those laid off were from the greater Kuala Lumpur area of Klang Valley, according to the country's HR minister.
As 2018 draws to a close, here's a holiday gift from HRM Magazine Asia to our readers: a free 2019 printable calendar!
Industry analyst Josh Bersin compiled an comprehensive report on the global HR Technology market, exclusively for HR Festival Asia delegates.
Southeast Asia’s hiring outlook in 2019 remains optimistic, as digitalisation and the region’s role as an industrial hub continue to grow.
Industrialisation efforts will create jobs in Sabah, Malaysia, as government looks to attract industry players to set up factories and plants.
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The Institute for HR Professionals aimed to inspire some high-level thinking on today’s challenges for workforce managers.
The New Paper Big Walk 2018 in Singapore welcomed more than 1,000 participants to walk in support of building fair and inclusive workplaces for all.
The restrictions on cheap foreign labour has forced companies to invest in technology and other productivity-boosting measures.
Some 60 "champions of good" in Singapore's business world have been commended for driving corporate stewardship and social impact.
In the second part of this exclusive interview, Bosch Southeast Asia's HR Director explains how the company looks to the future.
Using technology to impact society is a team effort at Bosch, where each employee is a key part of the company’s transformation journey.
The Minister for Manpower says HR leaders have an important role in raising the living standards of the country’s working poor.
HRM Magazine Asia picked up the silver prize for Best Trade Media at the inaugural Asia-Pacific Publishing Awards.
Talent management software is a complex ecosystem, as delegates to this cluster of the HR Tech Think Tank discovered.
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RISQ Group has snagged the Best Background Screening Provider award for the second year in a row.
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However, budget constraints, lack of adequate talent, and outdated or unsuitable infrastructure are still hindering technology adoption.