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The top confidence tips for international students to help your employability

For many students, the jump from studying to employment can be a struggle due to the different skills that are needed at university compared to the working world. When searching for a graduate role ,being organised, expanding your skills and resilience are all important. However, building your confidence can be key to learning how to successfully promote yourself and to gain new skills that can help you find the perfect job.

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By Jen Garmston Published: April 08, 2019

SINGAPORE-More incentives in healthcare sector

The Ministry of Health and Singapore Workforce Development Agency announced on Saturday that they will be increasing the monthly training allowance for their five healthcare professional conversion programmes (PCP) which enables individuals to get qualifications and skills to work in this sector. This announcement is expected to attract more mid-career professionals to switch their occupation to healthcare.

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By straitstimes
Published: February 15, 2016

The Latest Amendments to The Employment Act in Singapore

The Employment Act stipulates the basic working conditions that employers and employees have to follow. Recently, the government enacted amendments to the Act. In this article, Koh C-u Pinn, a director at Arielle Law Corporation, has described the crucial changes that employers have to implement in their businesses. These recent amendments to the Employment Act are set out in the Employment (Amendment) Act 2015. 

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By Mondaq
Published: February 10, 2016

Addressing the demand for skilled workers in Asia

Asia is facing a human-capital challenge. Over the last three decades, significant gains in workforce size and quality helped Asia to become a hub of global supply chains – and so to sustain rapid progress to advanced-economy income levels and living standards. But with workers increasingly unable to meet labour market demands, development could be derailed. 

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By Economia
Published: February 10, 2016

10 Most Lucrative Jobs for Graduates in Singapore

There is good news for fresh graduates in Singapore according to the GET.com website, which reports that a recent survey by the top 3 universities in Singapore found that the median salary for degree holders rose to $3,200 for the graduating class of 2014.

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By Yahoo Finance
Published: February 02, 2016

Hungary keen to invest in ASEAN

The Hungarian government has expressed its strong interest in forging closer ties with the ASEAN region and its member states.

The country’s prime minister, Viktor Orbá, paid an official visit to the ASEAN Secretariat in Jakarta, Indonesia on February 1 and told ASEAN officials Hungary would like to deepen cooperation with the bloc in the areas of culture, education and trade.

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By ASEAN
Published: February 02, 2016

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