Tag: foreigners

‘Hiring foreigners? Pay locals min. $1,400’: Singapore government to employers

Singapore has taken a step towards lower-wage workers in the country. The Government has said that all organisations hiring foreign workers will have to...

Now lesser jobs for expats in Oman

Many foreigners working in Oman, including thousands of Indians will not be able to renew their work permits after the expiry date. This is...

Singapore to hike minimum qualifying salary for foreigners

In a bid to alleviate the job loss issue of locals, Singapore's Ministry of Manpower is expected to hike the minimum qualifying salary of...

Saudi Aramco lays off hundreds, mostly foreigners

Saudi Aramco, the Saudi Arabian multinational petroleum and natural gas company, has begun to downsize by slashing hundreds of jobs, starting June 2020. This...

Foreign staff of Qatar govt to face pay cuts, layoffs

Qatar’s Finance Ministry has instructed all government bodies and state-funded organisations to cut spending on its foreign employees by 30 per cent from June 1. The...

Why a coaching culture and not any other culture?

“Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?” “That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,”...

200 R&D employees of Microsoft asked to leave

Close on the heels of laying off 1800 employees as part of a restructuring exercise, Microsoft has reportedly laid off 200 more. This time, it...

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AI, ML, cybersecurity jobs available at JP Morgan Chase, India

JP Morgan Chase is all set to hire talent in the areas of data engineering, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning(ML), cybersecurity and cloud computing....

Capgemini’s Camie Shelmire takes charge as CPO at Brillio  

Brillio, a digital transformation solutions provider has announced the appointment of Camie Shelmire as chief people officer with immediate effect. Shelmire will be responsible...

Max Life inaugurates next-gen sustainable office for new-age workforce

Max Life Insurance Company has inaugurated its biggest office in India, spread across 1,12,553 sq. ft., at Udyog Vihar, Gurugram (Haryana). Not far from...

Former Twitter employee turns out to be a spy

Ahmad Abouammo, who used to work as a manager at Twitter, was found guilty of spying, money laundering, conspiracy and fraud. He has been...

DIALOGUE

“The big change has been that we have moved from jobs to skills,” Amaresh...

Q. How would you define the culture at GE? A. Having been present in this region since 1902, GE has been around for 120 years....

“Being good to everyone is being unjust to performers,” Mathew Job, CEO, Crompton

Q. In today’s times, what’s more challenging for a CEO like you — profit & business growth, talent & people, diversification, compliance or managing...

“A CEO needs to acknowledge the silent majority who create the company’s fortunes” S...

Q. RPG is a diversified group with businesses spread across sectors and domains. however, its brands have a strong individual identity unlike other business...