“In the long-term, the unresolved US-China trade dispute, continued interest rate hikes by the Federal Reserve and stalled Brexit negotiations have created widespread market uncertainty."
Hong Kong’s regional rival Singapore returned to the global top 20 most expensive locations for expats, after briefly dropping out last year.
As seasonal events start to take place throughout December, now could be the perfect time of year to seek out some networking opportunities.
Singaporeans will see their salaries increase by 4.0 per cent in 2019. After factoring in inflation, predicted by the International Monetary Fund to be 1.4 per cent next year, employees are expected to see a real salary increase of 2.6 per…
"As emerging technologies and digitisation change skills needs faster than ever, I'm looking forward to leading a talented team that can create even more value for ManpowerGroup clients and candidates in Asia Pacific."
2019 will not only see a continuous proliferation in the use of social media by employers to attract candidates, but also the rise in candidates making use of their social media profiles and presence as part of their professional branding.
Hong Kong’s financial leaders state it takes an average of 5.5 months for new employees to gain a level of proficiency where they can independently and successfully manage their responsibilities.
While adopting a progressive approach to their talent strategy, employers are also discerning when it comes to the personality and cultural fit of a candidate.