Guidelines to prevent & deal with violence against healthcare employees enhanced in Malaysia
This edition improves on the existing guidelines in terms of definition, scope, handling of cases of violence, and the notification process.
Singapore's Shortage Occupation List is designed to complement efforts in developing the local pipeline: MOM
Minister Tan also reassures that the SOL will not depress wages for Singaporeans as salaries remain competitive amidst occupation shortages.
How Singapore evaluates occupations for its COMPASS Shortage Occupation List
Evaluations will be based on three criteria, including the sector’s commitment to developing the local pipeline to address these shortages.
Japan drops entry requirements for inbound travellers to submit vaccination proof or a negative test result
Meanwhile, all travellers arriving from Mainland China by direct flights are also not required to undergo random sampling tests upon arrival.
Singapore expands automated immigration clearance to eligible visitors from 35 additional jurisdictions
The list has been expanded from the initial 16, and includes passport holders from Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Australia, and Macao.
How MOM is assessing the level of tech competencies of applicants for the five-year Employment Pass
Upon approval of the five-year EP, the employment of the EP holders will be restricted to the specific shortage occupation.
Meet the 'future of work' dream team: CHROs, CFOs, CIOs & Legal heads
Now seen as growth enablers and innovators, these leaders constantly need to evaluate their workforce planning to find the best-fit talent, and to engage and retain them.
Malaysia declares an additional holiday for Hari Raya Aidilfitri 2023
The exact day - Friday (21 April) or Monday (24 April) - will depend on when the first day of Hari Raya (Syawal) falls on. In either case, there will be a four-day long weekend to look forward to.
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