HR & Education

21 Aug 19
This translates to an additional 3,300 unemployed people.
19 Aug 19
In-demand programmers and regulatory specialists can command a 30% raise.
13 Aug 19
Blame Hong Kong's notoriously high cost of living.
13 Aug 19
Hong Kong’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate currently stands at 2.8% the same as it has done for fourteen quarters.
11 Aug 19
Local turnover rates are higher than those in India, Japan and Taiwan.
7 Aug 19
Almost 4 out of 5 also expect their employers to invest in developing their digital skills.
2 Aug 19
On average, women are earning less despite making up half of the workforce.
29 Jul 19
WeWork Go users need only scan a QR code upon arrival to start working.
26 Jul 19
However, 51% said that they struggle to locate and attract key talents.
22 Jul 19
About 1,600 workers joined the labour force.
11 Jul 19
It trails behind Singapore in economic stability and work-life balance.
11 Jul 19
Job security ranks as the third highest priority for local workers.
26 Jun 19
A cup of coffee in Singapore costs about $39.04, compared to a $54.66 cup of coffee in Hong Kong.
25 Jun 19
Vacancies in transportation, storage, postal and courier services rose 18%.
18 Jun 19
This could result in losses of US$500,000 per senior leader.
17 Jun 19
A stronger HKD and higher price tags drove up its cost of living.
13 Jun 19
The proposed adjustment took into account cost of living and pay claims, amongst others.
11 Jun 19
The hottest roles will include data scientists, UI engineers, and full stack developers.
7 Jun 19
Employees are not given promotions due to a lack of managerial capabilities.
4 Jun 19
Jobs in public relations, digital marketing and insurance saw the highest pay hikes.
28 May 19
It is offering 435.8 million shares priced at $9.80 to $12.26 apiece.
24 May 19
More than half of offices are hesitant to adopt AI operations.
22 May 19
Although it ranks high in tertiary education, the city’s R&D and patent generation investments fell short.
22 May 19
This comes with an average salary of nearly US$87,000.
21 May 19
This translates to 112,300 unemployed persons.
10 May 19
Businesses are also bearing the cost as the indirect cost of eldercare to employers hit $1.8b.
8 May 19
Poor performance is not the only reason.
30 Apr 19
Job postings in the industry rose 8%.
24 Apr 19
The retail, accommodation, and food services sectors saw improved employment situations.
16 Apr 19
Finance managers can earn as much as $720,000.
10 Apr 19
They felt unequipped to manage their knowledge in machine learning, AI and blockchain.
5 Apr 19
Almost all or 91% of companies have employed temporary or contract staff over the past year.
15 Mar 19
New modules on Artificial Intelligtence and more focus on experiental teaching over academic knowledge are changing HK’s MBA agendas.
13 Mar 19
Close to three in 10 are actively seeking new positions.
13 Mar 19
A majority or 73% anticipate an annual bonus of up to two months.
5 Mar 19
But 64% also claim to be satisfied about their salaries.
1 Mar 19
Information security, big data analytics and digital product development were cited as the most critical roles.
1 Mar 19
It aims to nurture financial leadership and encourage applied research in cross-sectoral areas.
8 Feb 19
Some local brokers had to make do with a lai see.
6 Feb 19
Vaccination grievances climbed four times amidst the inadequate supply of the HPV vaccine.