In efforts to prepare the electronics industry for manpower changes and growth in the future, Workforce Singapore (WSG) and the Semiconductor Industry Association (SSIA) have increased the training capacity of the Professional Conversion Programmes (PCP) for the industry. This is expected to benefit an additional 1,000 professionals, managers, executives and technicians (PMETs) in the industry, over the next...

Commenting on a report in a Facebook post, Patrick Tay, NTUC’s Assistant Secretary-General, noted that it is important to continue the focus on reskilling and upskilling our workers especially the vulnerable ones. The comment was made on the back of an occasional paper by Singapore’s Manpower Research and Statistics Department which revealed labour statistics of Singapore citizens. Across age group,...

 "The Asia Recruitment Award is the oscars of the recruitment industry. A display of the best of the best!" Start your entries preparation early. Open to both in-house recruitment & talent acquisition teams and recruitment solution providers. In a Facebook post this week, Malaysia’s Human Resources Minister YB M Kulasegaran talked about a proposal by ADUN Johor YB Chew Chong Sin, on several foreign...

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While Secret Santa gift exchanges can be a lot of fun – fostering friendships with coworkers and spreading joy around the workplace, giving the wrong gifts could turn the dream Christmas celebration into a nightmare. If there isn’t a tradition of putting up a Christmas wishlist in your workplace, and you don’t know the person very well, FitSmallBusiness has put together a list of gifts to avoid getting for...

While Secret Santa gift exchanges can be a lot of fun – fostering friendships with coworkers and spreading joy around the workplace, giving the wrong gifts could turn the dream Christmas celebration into a nightmare. If there isn’t a tradition of putting up a Christmas wishlist in your workplace, and you don’t know the person very well, FitSmallBusiness has put together a list of gifts to avoid getting for...

 "The Asia Recruitment Award is the oscars of the recruitment industry. A display of the best of the best!" Start your entries preparation early. Open to both in-house recruitment & talent acquisition teams and recruitment solution providers. If you’re looking for some inspiration for your next office revamp, or are planning to move to a new space this year, you are most likely going for a concept that...

Although Singapore has overtaken cities like Seoul and Shanghai, it fell to being the 7th most expensive location for expats in Asia, according to ECA’s latest cost of living rankings. The island nation also dropped by one place in the global ranking, taking the title of 13th most expensive in the world. In the previous edition of the ranking, released in June, Singapore was the sixth most expensive location...

Against the backdrop of economic uncertainties, the Public Service Division (PSD) has decided to exercise restraint for the year-end bonus payment. It announced yesterday that civil servants will receive a year-end Annual Variable Component (AVC) of 0.1 month. This marks a reduction from 2018, where a 1-month bonus was received. The biggest bonus cuts will come from senior civil servants in superscale pay...

Stressed and sleep-deprived: This is how Malaysia’s Healthiest Workplace by AIA Vitality 2019 survey describes the workforce in Malaysia, after  studying the state of affairs across 230 organisations of different sizes and sectors across the nation. The survey, conducted annually, found that more than half of employees suffer from at least one dimension of work-related stress (51%), while the majority get...