With the current work from home arrangements and work suspensions imposing possible stresses on the mental health of workers, the Singapore government has released an advisory… Read More »Singapore’s government on how employers can support employees’ mental health during isolation
As Malaysia enters the fifth week of the Movement Control Order, to fight the COVID-19 pandemic the Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) announced further reliefs for public listed… Read More »Further reliefs for companies in Malaysia amid COVID-19
Priya Sunil takes on the role of soothsayer to identify the trends that will shape the workplace in 2020 and beyond. The past decade brought… Read More »What’s in store for HR in the new decade?
Singapore’s Government has accepted the National Wages Council (NWC) Guidelines for 2020/2021, the Ministry of Manpower announced yesterday (30 March). These guidelines, which were released… Read More »Singapore’s NWC Guidelines 2020/2021: Key recommendations for HR to note
In view of the heightened risk of importation of COVID-19 cases into Singapore, the Government has encouraged employers to impose Leave of Absence (LOA) for all employees returning… Read More »COVID-19: Employers advised to impose LOA on employees returning to Singapore between 14-20 March
To slow the transmission of the COVID-19 virus, the Singapore government has introduced additional precautionary measures. As announced in a media release by the Ministry… Read More »COVID-19: Singapore introduces new travel advisories and temporary border restrictions
MOM Committee of Supply 2020: EP qualifying criteria raised, support for COVID-affected sectors, and more
Come Budget Day every year in Singapore, we learn about the Government’s proposed spending and new policies, for the upcoming financial year (1 April to… Read More »MOM Committee of Supply 2020: EP qualifying criteria raised, support for COVID-affected sectors, and more
Across the Asia Pacific region, employer-sponsored healthcare benefit costs are projected to increase by 7.1% in 2020, the same rate of growth in 2019. In… Read More »Top healthcare trends worth looking into for employers in 2020
“The Asia Recruitment Award is the oscars of the recruitment industry. A display of the best of the best!” Start your entries preparation early.… Read More »MOM reveals efforts to support healthcare workers at frontline of COVID-19
閱讀中文版本 Author: Vicki Fan, CEO Hong Kong, Mercer As the first cycle in the zodiac calendar, the Year of the Rat is one that signifies… Read More »Is 2020 shaping up to be a brighter day or a bumpy ride?