Statutory updates

Singapore to reduce visas for Indian IT professionals 04 April 2017
72% of Malaysian respondents against Employer Mandatory Commitment 06 March 2017
Greater scrutiny on visa extensions for foreign employees in Thailand 17 February 2017
MOM: More than 1,300 PMETs secured conversions through PCPs in 2016 08 February 2017
Singapore affects changes in rules on work pass exempt activities 01 February 2017
Changes announced to Malaysia’s residence pass-talent applications 23 January 2017
Malaysian builders protest against new foreign worker levy (EMC) rule 10 January 2017
Sarawak exempted from new foreign-worker levy policy in Malaysia 06 January 2017
Malaysia’s PM urged to intervene with new levy policy for foreign workers 04 January 2017
Employers in Singapore must declare all retrenchments, effective 2017 28 November 2016
No plans to allow Singapore's work permit holders to do part-time work 08 November 2016
Malaysia's EPF introduces new Akaun Emas for age 60 withdrawal 04 November 2016
MOM: Despite the fall in number, Singapore layoffs still higher than last year 27 October 2016
SOCSO drafting new act to benefit Malaysian taxi drivers 26 October 2016
Highlights of Malaysia's budget 2017 24 October 2016
Singapore's workplace fatality rate may hit 2.2 per 100,000 employees 25 August 2016
The most and least productive sectors in Singapore 11 August 2016
Layoffs, unemployment on the rise in Singapore Q2 2016 28 July 2016
New Malaysian rules impact employment passes, professional visit passes 20 July 2016
Malaysia's new minimum wages take effect today 01 July 2016