Beijing has announced a new private pension scheme to better serve the rapidly aging society, opening up new opportunities in the China pension market.
The latest China travel restrictions, including flights to China, Chinese visas, China entry requirements during Covid, and current China quarantine rules.
Zhengzhou may become the first Chinese megacity to declare a ‘zero threshold’ for hukou registration.
Our second episode highlights the key content that should be included in all employment contracts in China and the UK.
We discuss the legal basis for companies in China collecting staff personal information as well as best practices to ensure compliance.
Our latest video in the series focuses on contractual considerations while hiring in China and the UK.
India continues to impose international travel restrictions due to COVID-19, with certain exceptions.
We discuss talent acquisition and retention strategies post-pandemic as companies deal with shifts in work attitudes and employment priorities.
We discuss some of the tax, HR, and payroll considerations for expatriates when choosing to relocate to India for work or other purposes.
The Human Resources and Payroll in India 2022 Guide covers India’s labor laws and provides operational intelligence related to HR and payroll management.
This article discusses five categories of social insurance in India, along with their coverage, contribution rates, and supporting laws.
We outline the various trends surrounding women and work in India, including the gendered disparity in employment as well as unjustifiable pay gaps. We also list the laws protecting women's rights in the workplace in India.
As a fast-growing economy, Vietnam Briefing highlights Vietnam's gender equality issues in the workplace and current challenges.
Vietnam Briefing highlights the growing tech startup industry in Vietnam and the human resource challenges faced by the industry.
Vietnam Briefing highlights some changes to visas and work permits and explains the process for a long-term visit.
Vietnam is prone to several typhoons every year. Vietnam Briefing discusses the key risks and how businesses can prepare for the typhoon season.
Vietnam is set to increase its minimum wage by 6 percent from July 2022 after a span of two and half years which includes a new minimum hourly rate.
Global Staffing Solutions is a flexible entry strategy for businesses to test the Vietnamese market without needing to physically set up an operation.
Singapore's Ministry of Manpower provides a range of employment permits for professional expatriates planning to work in the country.
Singapore’s Ministry of Manpower has mandated that all work pass holders must be fully vaccinated when applying for a new work pass.
Malaysia has issued a special work permit specifically for digital nomads called De Rantau. The program aims to attract foreign and local digital professionals.
The proposed amendments to Malaysia's Employment Act hopes to bring the act to international standards as required by the ILO and others.
Among the new changes is the introduction of the Overseas Network & Expertise Pass, which allows high-earners and achievers to live in Singapore without the need to secure employment first.
For expatriate workers and their employers in the Philippines, it is essential they understand the process of obtaining a work visa and employment permit.