Investments in Thailand up by 20 per cent

Thailand’s corporate and state enterprises plan to invest more than Bt1 trillion this year, including projects eligible for tax incentives from the Board of Investment (BOI), according to a survey by The Nation. This is more than 20 per cent higher than last year’s total investment value, suggesting confidence that the Thai economy will recover… Read More Investments in Thailand up by 20 per cent

Singapore’s salary and employment outlook

The Ministry of Manpower (MOM) has released its fourth quarterly analysis on the labour market situation for 2016 which included unemployment, employment, redundancy, and job vacancy. The unemployment rate rose to 3% in 2016, with the number of job vacancies decreasing to a four-year low in December 2016. Despite the forecast of a sluggish economy… Read More Singapore’s salary and employment outlook

China companies look to branding to attract talent

There is a positive outlook on hiring by Chinese companies in 2017 according to a recent survey conducted by an international recruiter. The global recruitment specialist took a sample of 3400 employers in Asia in order to find out more about employment trends, salary standards and expected employment growth in popular industries. According to its… Read More China companies look to branding to attract talent