Going the distance in director development

Going the distance in director development

Induction programmes are important but long-serving directors need to keep up-to-date with a constantly changing business landscape.

    Wages of workers rose 3.2% in 2017, after factoring in inflation: MOM survey

Wages of workers rose 3.2% in 2017, after factoring in inflation: MOM survey

SINGAPORE - More workers in the private sector last year took home bigger pay cheques from 2016, said the Ministry of Manpower (MOM).

    Biggest drop in foreigners working in Singapore in 15 years: Manpower Ministry

Biggest drop in foreigners working in Singapore in 15 years: Manpower Ministry

Singaporeans and permanent residents made up a slightly bigger proportion of the workforce as of December last year, at 67.2 per cent, up from 66.4...

    A new way to hire staff, no university degree required

A new way to hire staff, no university degree required

Firm looks instead for qualities such as curiosity, emotional intelligence, creative personality

    Relax manpower rules to help firms with digital transformation: KPMG

Relax manpower rules to help firms with digital transformation: KPMG

"The cost of doing business here is very high and companies could find it very difficult to generate competitive yields that they might get in some...

    SMEs in Singapore more upbeat about prospects in 2018

SMEs in Singapore more upbeat about prospects in 2018

Poll shows better business sentiment amid improvements in wider economy

    'Go home' drone seeks to stop overtime binge in Japan

'Go home' drone seeks to stop overtime binge in Japan

TOKYO - A drone that hovers over Japanese employees and blares music to force them to go home was unveiled on Thursday (Dec 7), as the country tries...