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SkillsFuture Earn and Learn Programme sign-on incentives and grants unveiled

From April onwards, polytechnic and Institute of Technical Education (ITE) graduates who are interested in undertaking apprenticeships under the new Earn and Learn programme will receive a S$5,000 sign-on incentive, while firms will garner up to $15,000 from the Government for each trainee.

HRM Asia - 26 Feb 2015

Approximately 20% of Japanese working woman have encountered illegal “maternity harassment,” or discrimination against pregnant women and mothers in the office, a survey by the Japanese Trade Union Confederation (Rengo) has deduced.

HRM Asia - 26 Feb 2015

More than 50% of surveyed employers in mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan plan to increase headcount in 2015.

HRM Asia - 25 Feb 2015

British workers are certainly a chatty bunch, judging by new research that has deduced they talk to their bosses 21 times a day.