Optimistic outlook for RCEP trade pact to boost hiring in 2021?
26 Feb 2021
The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (RCEP) was signed in November 2020 and is expected to be implemented latest in end 2021. According a recent publication, the trade pact promises to add $209 billion annually to world income and $500 billion to world trade by 2030.
Is Asia-Pacific the place to be in finance for 2020?
17 Dec 2019
The biggest challenge for organisations today would be to manage their evolving workforce at a time of rapid change. This is especially so within Asia-Pacific’s (APAC) robust banking and financial industry where growth can be impeded due to the lack of the right digital talent.
Should you be hiring contractors in the Risk, Compliance & Governance sector?
28 Aug 2019
The gig economy have been proliferating in Singapore for the past few years. Ministry of Manpower (MOM) reported figures that there were about 200,000 freelancers in 2016 and this figure has grown exponentially with increasing opportunities.
How will the new era of payment fragmentation impact the financial sector in APAC?
13 Aug 2019
Payment fragmentation has provided consumers with a wider array of choice due to the growing number of market players and the push for innovation in the industry. However, the increase in competition has rendered it more challenging for merchants to deliver their services.