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Malaysia’s Star Media aims to trim 200 staff via separation scheme – official

Star Media Group, the publisher of Malaysia's most circulated English newspaper, is aiming to trim its staff headcount by as much as 200, its chief financial officer said.The company plans to implement the so-called mutual separation scheme and early...
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Dr Mahathir Mohamad: Malaysia to cut some 17,000 civil servants

Cited from humanresourceonlineFree Malaysia Today has reported that Malaysia’s new prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad cited the government will axe some 17,000 civil servants who are political appointees in a bid to reduce government spending. According to the report, he...
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Public holiday declared in Kedah on Tuesday, mourning period for seven days

A public holiday has been declared in Kedah on Tuesday as the state will observe a mourning period of seven days to mark the demise of Sultan Tuanku Abdul Halim Mu'adzam Shah, said Datuk Seri Ahmad Bashah Md Hanipah.In...


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PMETs make up 70% of those retrenched in Singapore in Q3 2018

Cited from humanresourceonlineSingapore’s Ministry of Manpower (MOM) yesterday (13 December 2018) released the full labour force report for Q3.This follows the advanced labour force report for...
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Malaysia’s HRDF to train 1.2 million workers in 2019

Cited from humanresourceonlineMalaysia’s Human Resources Development Fund (HRDF) will train about 1.2 million Malaysian workers in 2019, utilising the RM900 million Human Resources Development...
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Malaysia’s healthiest workplaces for 2018

Cited from humanresourceonlineAIA Malaysia has released the results of the country’s Healthiest Workplace 2018 survey, highlighting that absence and presenteeism continue to affect organisations’...