list of Mobility articles
How-to business guide: Efficient & secure contractor payment management strategies across Southeast Asia
Understanding the legal distinctions between employees and contractors is vital for businesses to prevent misclassification and avoid legal ramifications.
Singapore to use biometric clearance for travellers from Changi Airport for automated, passport-free immigration come 2024
In preparation of this new clearance concept (NCC), ICA has been training its officers since 2020 — 4,000 ICA officers are able to take on higher value jobs in assessment and investigation, using newly acquired skills.
Thailand to grant visa-free travel for tourists from China & Kazakhstan from 25 September 2023
This scheme, which will be in place till 29 February 2024, aims to make it more convenient for both groups travelling to Thailand during the tourist season, which begins in late September.
Hong Kong starts accepting applications for Enhanced Supplementary Labour Scheme
The Labour Department will implement enhancement measures and strive to complete the processing of an application within three months after it passes the screening.
Singaporean & Vietnamese professionals can soon take on exchange stints in either country to promote innovation
The new Innovation Talent Exchange Programme aims to equip eligible talent with skills and experiences in the area of innovation.
Singapore and Vietnam strengthen collaboration in areas of talent attraction through signed MoU
The MoU will also foster technology and ecosystem development with access to Vietnam’s growing markets including for Singapore’s SMEs.
Indonesia, Malaysia, and Thailand's central banks define framework to promote bilateral transactions in local currencies
The framework will include more eligible cross-border transactions beyond trade and direct investment, which will be implemented gradually.
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