Sri Lanka’s unemployment rate declined slightly in the third quarter of 2018 year on year, according to a government report.
A recent study forecasts that the China Pakistan Economic Corridor is likely to generate up to 700,000 jobs in Pakistan by 2030.
More than 10 million jobs were lost in India last year, according to a recent report by the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy.
Jobs creation is expected to continue in the United Arab Emirates UAE, albeit at a slowed pace, with Dubai leading the way.
Despite the increasing popularity of automation, the state of jobs on a global scale remain largely unaffected.
Japan’s biggest investment bank, Nomura Holdings, is looking to recoup losses on global financial markets.
Following the revised Minimum Wage Act, which resulted in a higher minimum wage, South Korean small businesses are struggling to stay afloat.
The single most important thing that can help a company pick the best candidate can actually be found within the organisation itself.
The new policy will provide visas for blue collar foreign workers with skills in 14 industrial sectors, to address the nation’s manpower shortage.
It is expected that an additional 400,000 jobs will be created for Filipinos at local firms by 2030, according to new forecasts.
Check out what caught readers' attention over the last month of 2018, from layoffs to social media the HR way.
A potential three-way merger of three banks in the United Arab Emirate might result in the termination of some 1,000 jobs.
According to official data unemployment dropped 0.05 percentage points from a month earlier to 3.7%.
At two of Japan's airline carriers, men are being wood for careers in the traditionally female-dominated profession of cabin crew.
This development is attributed to the increasing uptake of emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence.
The Filipino government had set guidelines for the recruitment and deployment of over 100,000 Filipino teachers to China.
South Korea plans to accept more foreign workers next year, with the aim of alleviating the country's talent crunch.
Half of those laid off were from the greater Kuala Lumpur area of Klang Valley, according to the country's HR minister.
This out of a total of 5.24 million adults aged between 15 to 64, who are not part of Taiwan's shrinking workforce.
In the final installment of our 2018 retrospective, we look at one of the more interesting phenomena to occur this year - employee activism.
The Japanese government is planning to set a cap on the recruitment of foreign workers in the country's nursing facilities.
This year has seen CEOs of various organisations, from around the world, come under the spotlight for various reasons. We round up some of the biggest stories.
In the second installment of our 2018 roundup series, we recap the most interesting HR policies and initiatives from around the region.
The King Salman Energy Park will create 100,000 jobs, and contribute US$6 billion to Saudi Arabia's economy, once it is completed by 2021.
In the first installment of our 2018 roundup series, we take a quick look back at the various employer rankings that have been popular with readers.
According to a new report, a skills gap threatens the local banking industry.
Spending on public cloud services in Bahrain will almost quadruple in five years' time and create more than 5,600 jobs locally.
The online food aggregator will expand into 30 more cities in India, and plans to hire another 5,000 delivery partners.
China and the US are leading the way in AI employment globally, with China topping the list with just over 12,000 job listings.
Women are still under-represented in fields like STEM, especially in the Asia-Pacific. Here's how HR can help to promote diversity in such industries.