Behind the job-fling trend among the youth
Many young people switch jobs on a regular basis, in what some employers have described as a trend over the past few years.
Foreign workers looking for jobs end up trapped in middlemen debt instead
Many of them spend years paying off their debts, even if it means overstaying their permits.
June unemployment rate at lowest since start of Covid-19 pandemic
The number of unemployed people decreased to 630,600 in June 2022 from 637,700 the previous month.
Post-pandemic, jobs abound but workers in short supply
Employers are having a hard time finding workers, even though they offer attractive salaries.
Don’t make the same mistakes in programmes to legalise migrant workers, govt told
The Federation of Malaysian Manufacturers says employers who tried to recruit workers through previous programmes faced all manner of challenges and costs.
Legalising undocumented migrants for workforce a stupid idea, says minister
Human Resources Minister M Saravanan says this will only encourage more undocumented migrants to enter the country.
Some sectors to be given flexibility in minimum wage, says minister
Affected workers include those who earn an income by doing odd jobs, as well as companies with fewer than five workers and those facing huge losses such as the hospitality and tourism sectors.
Grades and careers in a post-pandemic world
Amid the disruptions caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, experts say it's time for a change of mindset.
Four-day work weeks, practical or not?
Questions arise over cost, productivity and the payment of wages if the conventional work week is trimmed by a day.
Thailand plans to reopen borders to foreign workers amid shortage
Thailand's big exporting industries such as food and rubber production rely heavily on migrant labour.
‘World’s happiest country’ seeks migrants
Finland might seem like an attractive destination on paper, but anti-immigrant sentiment and a reluctance to employ outsiders are also widespread in Western Europe's most homogenous society.
Jaguar Land Rover to cut 2,000 jobs globally
Jaguar Land Rover has almost 40,000 employees worldwide, according to its 2019-20 annual report.