The Ministry of Manpower plans to have more than 100 officers check on companies who have not implemented flexible work arrangements.
The latest measure comes after announcing a wage freeze across the company, except for operational and support staff, earlier this month.
Pay cuts and retrenchment should not be Singapore companies’ first course of action in dealing with COVID-19, said the National Wages Council.
A four-day long operation which conducted random checks on more than 100 companies resulted in 34 firms being issued stop-work orders.
Swift relief measures are needed to safeguard airport jobs and connectivity as the airport industry continues to flounder, urged the Airports Council International Asia-Pacific.
More than one-third of the Resilience Budget will be dedicated to saving jobs and supporting workers during the COVID-19 outbreak.
International Labour Organisation paints bleak picture of major labour market and economic crisis emerging from COVID-19.
Singapore’s flag carrier will ground 138 SIA and SilkAir aircraft, out of a total fleet of 147, as border controls continue to be tightened around the world.
Respondents to Randstad survey admitted to searching for new jobs or speaking with recruiters while at work.
With the cash injection, the Singapore-based HR tech startup looks to improve people analytics capability across Southeast Asia.
The Economist Intelligence Unit has identified Singapore, Hong Kong and Osaka as the most expensive cities in the world to live in.
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With the increasing number of COVID-19 cases, the MOM has issued an advisory for employers on handling employees' travel movements.
PayPal report finds that while Singapore workers are well-equipped to deal with technological disruptions, financial preparedness is still lacking.
A staggering 84% of employees in Singapore are not confident in their data literacy skills which is costing S$5.1 billion in productivity annually.
Employers are now required to notify the Ministry of Manpower of any cost-saving measures that affect employees' salaries from March 12.
The bank will double the government-mandated two-week paternity leave while maternity leave will remain unchanged at 16 weeks.
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The social media giant has shut part of its offices in Singapore and London after one of its employees was tested positive for COVID-19.
When implemented later this year, the company-wide wage freeze will affect all employees, except for operational and support staff.
ASEAN is making progress towards gender equality after seeing an increase in the number of women in leadership positions this year.
One in two female office workers in Singapore feel they are underpaid. And one of the reasons for that could be their negotiation skills.
Singapore developer CapitaLand is the latest company to implement wage freeze and pay cuts to deal with the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak.
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Singapore state investment firm Temasek is freezing salaries of employees while asking its senior management to take a voluntary pay cut.
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With the economy coming to a stand-still, financial institutions in Hong Kong and Singapore are putting their recruitment plans on hold.
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