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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

Landmark new agreements boost Vietnam′s trade promotion

Three landmark trade agreements being introduced in Vietnam this year will help companies thrive and take advantage of the global economic recovery, according to an official from Vietnam’s trade ministry. 

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By Vietnam News
Published: January 24, 2016

Branded hotel chain sets its sights on Eastern Indonesia

The hotel operator Archipelago International has set its sights on Eastern Indonesia and plans to launch up to 40 new hotels this year. 

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By The Jakarta Post
Published: January 20, 2016

More employers planning to increase headcount this year in Singapore

SINGAPORE - In spite of modest local economic growth projections, recruitment firm Hudson found in its latest survey that the employment outlook for Singapore is on an upward trajectory.

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By The Straits Times
Published: January 19, 2016

Malaysia′s top 10 talent trends for 2016

According to recruiting experts Hays, Malaysia is an ideal location for multinational companies to open service centres for their business.  

The country’s well-connected geographic location, language capabilities and abundant pool of skilled workers make it a tempting destination for companies to set up centres there and hire Malaysian employees.  

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By HR in Asia
Published: January 18, 2016

Thousands of jobs available in various government agencies in Philippines

MANILA, Philippines - Several government agencies yesterday announced thousands of job openings, two months before the start of the election ban on the hiring or appointment of employees.

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By The Philippine Star
Published: January 18, 2016

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