Over 3,500 downloads of a podcast signal Australians’ active engagement with the government’s paid FDV leave initiative.
Job van der Voort, CEO and Co-Founder of Remote, elaborates on the transformative power of asynchronous work for global organisations.
The acquisition aims to enhance talent management by offering data-driven insights solutions for improved recruiting and mobility.
Despite a slight decline in men taking paternity leave, women still make up 72% of parental leave takers in 2023 in South Korea.
K Kristhivasan, CEO of TCS, underscored the irreplaceable value of in-person learning experiences and cast doubt on remote work’s efficacy for growth.
The number of South Koreans aged 70 and older still engaged in work reached 1.55 million in January 2024, marking an 11.4% from the previous year.
A recent graduate employment survey has revealed a surge in fresh graduate salaries but a drop in securing full-time roles.
A surge in remote work for parents and people with disabilities has narrowed the participation gap with the general workforce.
The proposed P100 wage increase in the Philippines has prompted calls for staged implementation and workforce development to fuel economic growth.
Amidst rising ESG expectations, HR leaders are propelling corporate transformation towards sustainability to shape a green future for their firm.
AI’s increasing integration in finance roles signals a transformative phase, reflecting evolving dynamics in the industry’s landscape.
43.4% of respondents to a survey expressed concerns about escalating conflicts with Millennial and Gen Z colleagues, surpassing other workplace issues.
The Ministry of Human Resources of Malaysia is allocating RM12 million (US$2.5 million) to train 10,000 psychological first-aiders.
Despite a slight uptick, Malaysia’s female labour force participation still lags behind men’s, ranking eighth among ASEAN nations.
Budget 2024 is focusing on skills training and income support, and empowering employees to meet the economic challenges and opportunities ahead.
The country’s employed population hit 27.74 million last month, up by 380,000 compared to the the same period in the previous year.
Ensuring sustainable wage increases for organisations, particularly MSMEs, is crucial amid concerns of potential business closures.
Veremark will leverage Employrite’s expertise and client base for enhanced screening solutions to bolster its presence in Asia-Pacific.
AI advancements are deemed crucial for productivity gains, but concerns over societal impacts have prompted calls for workforce upskilling.
An employee has sued her former employer for unpaid overtime, which includes work-related communications beyond regular working time.
Prolonged exposure to traffic-related factors poses severe health risks, including chronic diseases and premature deaths.
The job market remains resilient amid rising interest rates, with anticipation high for upcoming labour force data.
Australia’s STEM talent shortfall prompts government action with the Pathway to Diversity in STEM Review that advocates for inclusive solutions.
Over 80% of male employees took paternity leave, yet 47% took only 1-3 months, while 51% of females averaged 12-18 months.
The guidelines aim to complement existing frameworks while emphasising fair treatment for retrenched employees.
Over 20 million employees in Australia face chronic health challenges with 73% linking their conditions to job-related stressors.
Hybrid work is key in Singapore’s job landscape with 62% of employees in hybrid roles unlikely to leave in 2024.
The Japanese retailer is granting 100% pay for employees taking childcare leave to encourage male involvement in parenting responsibilities.
The minimum weekly work hours has been reduced from 72 to 68 and is set to benefit more than 10,000 employees across the city.
A business group has disputed the passing of the Right to Disconnect amendment, saying its implications has not been carefully considered.