HR News Roundup – 24 Apr 2018

Over 1,000 claims filed at Employment Claims Tribunal in first year of operations Narrowing gender gap can add S$26b to Singapore’s GDP by 2025: Report Health screening to help reduce workplace deaths Improved career guidance for former inmates re-entering job market   News sources – TODAY, The Straits Times, Channel NewsAsia

HR News Roundup – 18 Apr 2018

Marina Bay Sands and e2i to offer over 300 jobs in joint fair  Singapore job-seekers frustrated by lengthy hiring processes New jobs portal uses technology to better match jobseekers and employers Commentary: Banks still have lessons to learn about overworked staff   News sources – HRM Asia, The Straits Times, Channel NewsAsia

HR News Roundup – 11 Apr 2018

Underemployed graduates most commonly found in health and social services, financial sector: Survey  Commentary: Help our ‘graduate poor’ break out of the underemployment trap NTUC, Workforce Singapore to help those affected by Grab-Uber merger: Ng Chee Meng Singapore tops Asia Pacific in global talent competitiveness   News sources: TODAY, Channel NewsAsia, HRM Asia

HR News Roundup – 4 Apr 2018

Social service staff to get another pay rise, with monthly salary for social workers starting at $3,400  Micron Technology’s new flash memory fabrication plant in Singapore to add 1,000 new jobs 47% of private students find full-time work 6 months after graduation, compared with 78% for public university grads Singaporeans least engaged in Asia   […]