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Match courses with jobs to reduce jobless grads, says TalentCorp

TalentCorp manager of industry partnerships Noor Asmaliza Romlee says these shortages are being filled by foreign experts.

HK protests have caused 100 restaurants to close

Around 2,000 employees affected as a result.

Unemployment rate expected to stay at 3.3% next year

The total number employed is projected to increase by 200,000 to 15.3 million next year.

No-deal Brexit to cost Ireland 73,000 jobs

Ireland’s economy is considered the most vulnerable in the EU to a no-deal Brexit.

Malaysia’s first ‘ethical’ job agency targets modern slavery

Pioneer ethical recruitment agency in Malaysia to drop hefty hiring fees.

Are 30,000 people to face unemployment this year?

The important thing is for the economy to grow and produce more more job opportunities.

Maximum 24 months in back wages for sacked employees, court rules

Only Second Schedule of the Industrial Court Act which restricts wages to 24 months shall apply, says judge.

Gender stereotypes keep half of working-age Filipino women at home

Government looking for ways to boost number of females in jobs.

Travel firm Thomas Cook collapses, thousands stranded worldwide

The government is ready to bring home more than 150,000 British customers over the next two weeks.

Cabinet backpedalling in getting youths to earn more, says ex-deputy minister

Aziz Kaprawi says instead of introducing Gojek. Putrajaya should finance youths to venture into hi-tech agriculture fields and earn more.

PH may lose if GE is held tomorrow, says PPBM man

PPBM chief strategist Rais Hussin warns that PH is not listening to the people.

‘Hungry’ contractors urge govt to speed up job tenders

Master Builders Association Malaysia says big projects, such as the second phases of the Pan Borneo Sabah and East Coast Rail Link, were eagerly awaited by contractors.

Apple says it supports 2.4 million US jobs

The iPhone maker says its direct workforce grew from 80,000 to 90,000 in the 2.5 years since its last US job estimate.

Saudi Arabia to ban foreigners from slew of hospitality jobs

Positions that must be filled by Saudis range from front-desk jobs to management.

Socso develops a different and better portal for finding jobs

To be operational in October, the portal will be able to help more than 50% of job seekers

Voting youth will punish PH if their concerns not addressed, DAP...

Charles Santiago says failure to address concerns over PTPTN, wages and jobs will work against PH in the next general election.

Ford to close Wales plant in Sept 2020

Ford's decision should it close its plant in Cardiff will be a 'hammer blow' to more than 1,500 workers who depend on the business to get by the day.

Thousands to lose jobs as British Steel collapses

British Steel faces a full compulsory liquidation after talks between the government and its owners failed to rescue the company from its financial collapse.

Step down voluntarily, Kadir Jasin tells non-performing ministers, CMs

The prime minister's special adviser on media and communications further adds it is also the rakyat's responsibility to ask them to reconsider their positions.

Putrajaya wants to send blue-collar workers to Japan

Report says government looking to sign agreement with Tokyo which could potentially create up to 50,000 jobs for Malaysians.

Labour Day Cabinet meeting to discuss job creation, says minister

Ministers have been told to table policy papers related to creating jobs, improving the lives of the people at special Cabinet meeting tomorrow.

MISC expects to secure more jobs this year

The shipping company had bid for jobs worth US$6 billion in the first quarter of 2019.

For new grads, job market is less than rosy

Unionist hopes mega projects will create more jobs, while employers federation expects new hires to be mostly on contract.

Having the right degrees and skills to face Industry 4.0

APU is developing Industry 4.0-relevant programmes that are the first-of-its-kind - Cyber Security, Data Science, IoT, Intelligent Systems and Cloud Computing.