Amazon is set to continue its investment in India after announcing it will create a million jobs and exporting $10 billion worth of India-made goods by 2025.
Several thousands of workers in Indonesia held a rally to protest against the proposed changes to the labour law, which is seen as a barrier for foreign investment.
Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi said they have created 50,000 jobs in India and sold a million devices in a single day.
Citibank is bridging its gender pay gap by adjusting the salary of its female staff to match those of their male peers who hold similar positions.
In what is seen as new co-head Iqbal Khan’s move to make his mark, UBS has made sweeping job cuts in its latest cost cutting and restructuring exercise.
The Singapore Human Resources Institute (SHRI), a not-for-profit, professional HR body in Singapore, has appointed Alvin Aloysius Goh as its new Executive Director.
With technology transforming every aspect of businesses today, there’s a need for Accountancy to evolve its role to remain relevant and sustainable.
Japanese officials have long been strictly forbidden from taking on second jobs. But not anymore, as the government looks to relieve labour shortages.
Women are still earning less than men in today’s workforce. But why is that so in the diverse and inclusive society we claim we are?
The rise of Artificial Intelligence have threatened to displace millions of jobs in China. But the latest government report has played down the fears.
Women working in Singapore earn 6% less in medium salary compared to men, according to the latest report by the Ministry of Manpower.
Digitalisation is impacting every industry – more so in the logistics. Find out how one of the biggest logistics company is keeping pace with it.
Transportation services, banks and shops were shut as tens of thousands of workers in India went on strike to protest against the latest labour reforms.
Like it or not, office politics are part and parcel of work. But what can we do to better manage or better still, avoid it?
How much are individuals and businesses being taxed in South East Asia? Read more to find out how much tax different countries are imposing.
Japanese managers are experiencing “intense stress” in working with foreign employees and are willing to quit their job because of that.
Employee dismissals can be a tricky and risky thing. It’s important for employers to know what are the dismissal laws in the country they operate in.
With the rise of the gig economy in the new year, there is an increasing need for employers to know how to manage contract and freelance staff.
With the rise of Artificial Intelligence, should you be afraid of your job being replaced by a robot? Our writer gives his two cents on whether you should.
What is your company doing to be more environmentally friendly? Here are some ways your office can help save the earth in the new year.
It’s not just about changing how people hire in Asia. Snaphunt founder Tulika Tripathi wants Snaphunt to be the first thing on people’s minds about when it comes to hiring.
With civil servants getting the lowest year-end bonus in a decade, employers are urged to give bonuses based on their companies’ performances.
Ride hailing firm Grab will be partnering telco Singtel to form a new consortium to apply for a digital banking license in Singapore.
With the rising Millennial and Gen Z workforce, employers are coming up with game changing employee benefits to cater to their lifestyles.
2020 is set to be a year of change in the Asia Pacific as countries face different sets of challenges in the economic and talent market. Here are the top talent trends to look out for.
HR Tech columnist Steve Boese looks into the crystal ball to see what are the latest trends that will dominate HR technology in 2020.
The internet giants are expected to bring some 3,800 customer support jobs in-house to its offices in Philippines, India and Mississippi at the end of 2020.
With the wave of digital transformation set to grow strong in 2020, it’s vital for HR to adapt to the changes. We take a look at some of the top HR trends in the new year.
Malaysian Department of Labor announced that over 140,000 jobs have been matched on its jobs portal JobsMalaysia from January to November this year.
It’s tough times for the hotel industry in India as hotels chain Oyo Hotels and Homes is planning to lay off 2,000 jobs to cut operating cost.