Talent & Human Capital

CFOs negotiating the digital age

MIA-CIMA inaugural Regional CFO Business Forum 2018 looks at emergence of the digital age
By TMR The virtual ecosystem has created entirely new ...

AI is coming for hiring, and it might not be that bad

New York • Artificial intelligence (AI) promises to make hiring an unbiased utopia.
There’s certainly plenty of room for improvement. Employee ...

Southpoint gets new lease of life

Efforts are underway to rejuvenate the oldest part of Port Klang, with bitumen, biomass and other conventional cargoes playing a role
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Your raise is now based on next year’s performance

Using AI, Watson Analytics infers potential skills each person might have to serve in the future
NEW YORK • Maybe past performance isn’t the best ...

Special effects maker plans Hong Kong IPO for China unit

Taipei • Movie and television (TV) post-production house VHQ Media Holdings Ltd plans to spin off its China operations and list the unit in Hong Kong to ...

Govt told to empower local and indigenous communities to help protect natural resources

Environmental NGOs also call for establishment of coordinating council on sustainable development to mainstream the environment and SDGs
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Robotics Barbie joins corporate chorus calling for diversity

Washington • Robotics Barbie is a lab-coat-and-glasses-wearing robotics engineer, a far cry from the 1992 “math class is tough” version.
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The future employee in the new world order

By TARANJEET SINGH / Pic By TMR
With all the ongoing discussions on the future of work, how it looks like, how it ought to look like and how we ...

PTP continues with its bubur lambuk tradition

By TMR
Some 3,000 packs of sumptuous bubur lambuk made their way to hundreds of Pelabuhan Tanjung Pelepas Sdn Bhd (PTP) community members and six ...

New Zealand goes cool on migrants just when it needs them most

Wellington • On the waterfront of New Zealand’s largest city, a Chinese developer is building a five-star luxury hotel aimed at wealthy tourists. One ...
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Time for nationwide blockchain infrastructure

The countries that capitalise blockchain to its full base potential 1st will probably lead or leapfrog other countries in economy and social wellbeing
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Can blockchain fix the opioid epidemic?

VANCOUVER • Digital currencies have been accused of worsening the opioid crisis because they make it easier to buy and sell drugs anonymously.
Now, ...