Bernama has reported that Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) will soon require financial institutions to undertake rigorous screening for their new hires as integrity is critical in enhancing confidence in the financial system. When asked on further development measures by BNM and the financial industry to protect the integrity and confidence in the domestic financial system, it reported: “This is to ensure that the...

Human Resources Magazine talked to some of the biggest employers in Hong Kong on how they support employees, in light of the urgent government suspension of all primary schools and kindergartens. HKBN GroupStarting 8 February until Chinese New Year Eve (15 February) HKBN Group is encouraging its talent to consider working from home. “This measure will give Talents greater work arrangement flexibility to care...

Have you done anything impressive in the area of recruitment and talent acquisition? Of course you have. Don’t keep it a secret, enter it into the Asia Recruitment Awards! Position your company as an employer of choice at the Asia Recruitment Awards - entries open now! Here are the major promotions and job moves in the world of HR for this week. If you’ve been promoted or if you’ve moved to a new...

Have you done anything impressive in the area of recruitment and talent acquisition? Of course you have. Don’t keep it a secret, enter it into the Asia Recruitment Awards! Position your company as an employer of choice at the Asia Recruitment Awards - entries open now! We’ve all been there, implementing new systems to keep up with the times and demands of the incoming digital...

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Have you done anything impressive in the area of recruitment and talent acquisition? Of course you have. Don’t keep it a secret, enter it into the Asia Recruitment Awards! Position your company as an employer of choice at the Asia Recruitment Awards - entries open now! Singapore’s senior minister of state (SMS) Lam Pin Min for the Ministry of Transport and Ministry of Health launched the sea...

1,200 staff will be deployed by SMRT during shortened service hours on the ground at ten stations on the eastern part of the East-West Line (EWL), starting 5 January, as reported by Channel NewsAsia. The affected hours will see 20% more staff, including bus captain, crowd marshals and station personnel deployed on the ground to handle queries and provide information to commuters. SMRT director of operations...

With Christmas and New Year’s Eve almost back to back in the last week of the year, you’re probably expecting to see a fairly empty office as colleagues go on leave for the holidays. However, according to Robert Half’s holiday survey, workers in U.S. will not leave work very far behind – if at all – during Christmas week. In fact, of the 1,000 people surveyed throughout the U.S., 18% of...

Don’t miss Talent Management Asia, HR strategy conference – top HR management issues solved with cutting edge techniques from respected HR leaders. In Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, Philippines and Singapore in March - Register Now Here are the major promotions and job moves in the world of HR for this week. If you’ve been promoted or if you’ve moved to a new company, let us know and we will...