• Wed, 17 Oct 2018 10:09
    Canada braces for cannabis gold rush
    When Canada legalizes recreational pot Wednesday, market watchers predict the birth of a new industry -- creating thousands of jobs, investor euphoria, a new tax source for governments and maybe even tourism.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 03 Oct 2018 01:00
    Industry supports 65.5m jobs globally: research
    The global air transport sector supports 65.5 million jobs and $2.7 trillion in global economic activity, according to new research released yesterday by the Air Transport Action Group (ATAG).
    Corporate
  • Mon, 01 Oct 2018 01:00
    Top jobs await fast learners, change-embracers
    BEING AN expert in one’s own field may no longer be enough for candidates to get their preferred job in today’s digitalised world, as employers need someone who can adapt quickly to change, learn fast and make use of technology in their roles, according to two directors of the recruitment consultancy firm Robert Walters Thailand.
    Corporate
  • Sat, 29 Sep 2018 01:00
    Reskilling urged to shore up jobs as AI sweeps in
    INTERVENTION by the government is needed as the labour market heads toward major job losses due to recent and future waves of technological innovation, a recent seminar has heard.
    business
  • Fri, 21 Sep 2018 01:00
    Taskforce helps retrenched workers find jobs
    Seven in 10 retrenched workers last year were able to find jobs in six months thanks dedicated taskforce.
    ASEAN+
  • Thu, 20 Sep 2018 10:00
    Jack Ma: Trade should be propeller of peace
    Alibaba chairman Jack Ma said efforts should be made to promote the healthy development of China-US trade, even though it is hard to fulfill his previous promise of creating 1 million jobs for the United States under current circumstances. 
    business
  • Thu, 20 Sep 2018 06:46
    Alibaba's Ma says 1m US jobs pledge thwarted by trade row
    Alibaba founder Jack Ma said his ambitious pledge to create one million jobs in the US had been scuppered by the trade row between Beijing and Washington, Chinese state news reported Thursday.
    business
  • Fri, 14 Sep 2018 09:36
    Panellists upbeat on future job prospects, but expect shake-ups
    The future of jobs in the region is bright, although the nature of work itself will change, older people will have to be reskilled and others might have to think about more than one career in their lifetime.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 13 Sep 2018 16:52
    Artificial Intelligence could cut 28 million jobs: study
    Hanoi – New technology could mean 28 million jobs being lost in the Asean region.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 14 Sep 2018 01:00
    Most Asians have faith in AI: survey 
     Up to 63 per cent of Asian consumers believe that artificial intelligence or AI will improve the world and their lives in the future, helping them make smarter decision and their jobs more interesting, according to a research by Salesforce, a customers relation management firm. 
    Tech
  • Thu, 13 Sep 2018 10:29
    Artificial Intelligence could cost 28 million jobs
    New technology could mean 28 million jobs being lost in the ASEAN region.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 11 Sep 2018 12:58
    Asean youth bullish about impact of technology on jobs
    Southeast Asian youth are highly optimistic about the impact of technology on their job prospects and incomes, according to a survey by the World Economic Forum.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 08 Aug 2018 01:00
    State agencies reshuffle of senior jobs approved
    THE Cabinet yesterday resolved to carry out a reshuffle of civil servants heading a number of state agencies under the Ministry of Finance.
    Economy
  • Tue, 07 Aug 2018 10:56
    China will give international students work options
    Restrictions to be eased nationwide on taking part-time jobs while in school
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 07 Aug 2018 01:00
    Skills upgrade urged to ease AI impact on jobs
    A JAPANESE government report has highlighted the need to address the effects of artificial intelligence (AI) and other technological innovations on the country’s labour market.
    ASEAN+
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