ONLY 400 Malaysian workers in Singapore are allowed to return per day, and they must first apply for an entry permit before heading back, Senior Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob said on Sunday.

BOEING plans to reduce the workforce in its civil aviation unit by 10 per cent to cut costs as the novel coronavirus causes a crisis for airlines, two sources familiar with the matter told AFP....

[LONDON] Britain's plans to introduce a new system for immigration after Brexit risk being too complicated and causing a shortage of skilled workers, a leading employers group said on Thursday....

[SINGAPORE] Outsourced workers such as cleaners, security officers and landscape maintenance workers should have rest areas with proper ventilation and access to drinking water.

"FUTURE-READY" appears to be Singapore's national buzzword for workers these days.

[AMSTERDAM] Deutsche Post DHL has hired hundreds of workers to deal with new customs procedures expected to be imposed after March 29, when Britain is due to leave the European Union, an executive...

MOHAMMED Iqbal joined the throng of foreign workers bound for Saudi Arabia during the oil boom of the 1970s, after recruiters from Pepsi visited his native India and dangled an opportunity in the...

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IN the late 1970s, the United Automobile Workers (UAW) union had a brazen idea. During negotiations for a new contract, members asked Chrysler to give workers representation on its board, a...

 [RIGA] Robots are coming for people's jobs in Europe, and the countries in the ex-communist east are particularly vulnerable.

HUNDREDS of Google employees and contractors in Asia staged brief midday walkouts on Thursday, with thousands more expected to follow at offices worldwide, amid complaints of sexism, racism and...