Temasek shares update on FTX investment, reduces pay of investment team & senior management
The firm affirmed no misconduct was found internally, but that the pay reduction comes as both teams have taken collective accountability for the failed investment in FTX.
Ensuring enough skilled workers in critical sectors, and more: Highlights of the proposed IPEF Supply Chain Agreement
With supply chain a critical economic contributor, the Agreement would see the upskilling and reskilling of workers, promoting inclusivity and equal access, and increasing comparability of skills credentials frameworks.
Singapore launches Jobs Transformation Map for the food services sector
The JTM highlights how 30 significant job roles in the sector will be impacted in line with key trends, and recommendations for job redesign to keep up with these changes.
HRadiO: Putting on a new lens on skills
In this podcast, Vikas Verma, MD, Head Strategic HR, UOB and Raghav Gupta, MD of Coursera APAC talk about what moving from a roles-based to a skills-based and growth mindset approach, means for leaders.
Singapore to end Heightened Safety Period for applicable sectors on 31 May 2023
With the HSP coming to an end, a new set of Safety Accountability, Focus and Empowerment measures has been released to enhance WSH ownership at the sectoral, company, and worker levels.
119,964 new jobs targeted through direct investments in Malaysia for 2023
Along with job creation, the National Employment Council will focus on placement, training & skills upgrading, and tackling structural issues in the labour market in the year ahead.
Thermo Fisher Scientific opens new sterile drug facility in Singapore
The new facility is said to mark a significant milestone and investment in pandemic preparedness for Singapore, which is fast emerging as a biomedical hub in the Asia Pacific.
27 individuals arrested in Singapore for allegedly hiring "phantom" local workers
The syndicate was also found to be making CPF contributions for these "phantom workers", thus inflating the shell companies' foreign worker quota.
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