[NEW DELHI] An official survey that has been withheld by the government shows India's unemployment rate rose to a 45-year high during 2017-2018, the Business Standard newspaper reported on...

JAPAN may have underpaid billions of yen in unemployment benefits after it emerged that the government has been incorrectly collecting labour market data for as long as 15 years.

[BRUSSELS] Unemployment in the eurozone fell in November, data showed on Wednesday, as joblessness in Europe neared pre-crisis levels.

[SYDNEY] Australia's jobless rate fell to the lowest in more than six years in September as fewer people sought work, suggesting the drop is unlikely to alter the Reserve Bank's policy...

[SEOUL] South Korea's unemployment rate fell in September, recovering from an eight-year high in August, as increased fiscal spending in the healthcare sector boosted jobs even as manufacturers...

TELCO StarHub is sending more than one-tenth of its staff to the chopping block, with its recently-appointed chief executive saying that the move was necessary as part of a strategic transformation...

STARHUB will start laying off 300 full-time employees by the end of the month, with chief strategic partnership officer Jeannie Ong a notable executive affected by the cuts, The Business Times...

[HONG KONG] Workers in the world's richest countries are getting their biggest pay bump in a decade, a step towards solving a labour market puzzle that's unnerving central bankers...

[SEOUL] Unemployment and jobs growth in South Korea haven't looked so bad since the wake of the global financial crisis, undermining President Moon Jae-in's economic agenda...

THE Singapore labour market showed signs of slowing down in the second quarter of the year after a sustained pickup since June last year, preliminary estimates released on Friday by the Manpower...