There are three aspects that will make a big impact on the industry this year: technology, corporate culture, and workplace diversity.
The employee, who is based in Hong Kong, says that her former supervisor made "distressing" remarks regarding her pregnancy.
Business leaders from across Southeast Asia and beyond share the active steps that their organisations are taking towards gender equality.
This despite growing attention to the gender pay gap, the #MeToo movement and calls to improve opportunities for women in the workplace.
The advantages of building diverse teams have been well documented. But many organisations in Asia have only begun to scratch the surface.
Happy International Women's Day, from the team here at HRM Asia! To mark the occasion, we have a collection of great stories.
In an exclusive interview Sara Trilling - who leads the Starbucks business in the Asia-Pacific region - talks about gender equality at the coffeehouse titan.
Simple organisational and mindset changes in the recruitment process could help businesses close the gender pay gap.
Mentorship is one way that Dell is shattering the barriers preventing women from achieving success - and enabling their development.
Manulife's Chief HR Officer says there is no mystery about the business case for equality – diverse teams lead to better business outcomes.
Diversity and inclusion are key to developing thriving economies, organisations, and communities in Asia-Pacific.
It is clear that diversity and inclusion has a part to play in helping businesses to navigate and prosper from digital transformation.
HR leaders say companies must drive a cultural shift locally to improve diversity and inclusion, rather than focusing on hard targets.
We recently spoke with Foo Wah Teng, the HR Director for Amgen Singapore Manufacturing, about the company's people challenges and initiatives.
The Global Diversity Manager at Linklaters talks to HRM Magazine Asia about how the international law firm is working hard towards workforce parity.
If plans by the Indonesia Manpower Ministry come to fruition, women in the country will soon enjoy more flexible working hours.
At two of Japan's airline carriers, men are being wood for careers in the traditionally female-dominated profession of cabin crew.
This out of a total of 5.24 million adults aged between 15 to 64, who are not part of Taiwan's shrinking workforce.
From inclusiveness to office parties, we look at the various people management issues that Christmas can bring up - and how HR can deal with them.
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.
According to Mastercard's head of HR for Asia-Pacific, the company wants to help employees to be at their best both on and off the job.
Some 60 "champions of good" in Singapore's business world have been commended for driving corporate stewardship and social impact.
HSBC in Hong Kong has raised the number of days off from 22 to 24 for certain grades of staff, with the aim of improving work-life balance.
The American sports apparel giant told employees that it would no longer expense “adult entertainment, limousine services and gambling.”
The #GoogleWalkout saw more than 1,000 Googlers stage a short mid-day walkout to protest sexual harassment and inequality.
The workplace diversity survey looks to set a new benchmark for gender and ethnicity reporting in New Zealand.
As Jacinta Quah explains, empowering women isn't just about gender equality - it's also good for the business.
Boosting female participation in the workplace will help bolster economy more than increasing the hiring of male employees.
The International Monetary Fund's president also noted the importance of investing in human capital, particularly in Asia.
Less than half of companies in Asia Pacific are currently getting compensation right, according to a new survey.