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How to negotiate your salary as an international student or graduate

Thinking about your possible earnings isn’t just a thought just for recent graduates but undergraduates too. Knowing the value of your skills can be investigated while you’re still at university and help you when searching for jobs to apply for. When looking for a graduate role a number of factors can take priority including role duties, progression, company culture, location and of course salary. It can be difficult for a recent graduate to know if, when and how they can discuss the subject of salary when attending interviews and starting a new role. There can be a fine line between knowing your worth and appearing mercenary, and it’s important to give employers a good first impression that ensures they know that your interest lies primarily in the role itself rather than its monetary reward. We’ve put together some ideas for how to tackle the sometimes tricky topic of money.

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By Jen Garmston Published: August 14, 2019

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

Internship prepares new generation of leaders in Indonesia

One of my top priorities has been serving my community, while making a positive impact on those around me. As a resident of southeast Michigan, I have seen the difficulty teenagers face in obtaining opportunities that will equip them for future education and employment.

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By The Detroit News
Published: January 30, 2016

Launch of Employment Investment Program in Indonesia

Jakarta - President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo launched the third phase of the Employment Investment program in Wonogiri, Central Java, on Friday, January 22, 2016, expecting an absorption of 11,727 workers.

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By Tempo.Co
Published: January 27, 2016

Demand for overseas Singaporeans to fill jobs

According to a survey by Robert Walters, one in five employers are willing to offer salary increments of more than 15 per cent to attract returning Singaporeans. There are 212,500 Singaporeans residing overseas as of June 2015, according to the Department of Statistics.

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By Channel News Asia
Published: January 27, 2016

Pizza Hut officially launched its first restaurant in Myanmar

On 24th November 2015, the fast food giant Pizza Hut opened its first branch in Yangon’s Golden Valley, Myanmar. Vipul Chawla, the managing director of Pizza Hut Restaurants Asia Pte Ltd said, the time is right and the company hopes to take advantage of the country’s growing economy. 

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By Frontier Myanmar
Published: January 26, 2016

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