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[New Zealand] More than 400 pandemic-related school staff resignations [New Zealand] More than 400 pandemic-related school staff resignations

A Cabinet paper said that the Ministry of Education had introduced a COVID-19 resignation category in its payroll data collection...
09 May 2022

[India] Payroll solutions and the automated world of the future [India] Payroll solutions and the automated world of the future

Here are the top 4 trends we can expect and the ways new age payroll solutions will be driving those...
27 Apr 2022

[India] Daily minimum wage raised in Jammu and Kashmir [India] Daily minimum wage raised in Jammu and Kashmir

This is an interim measure until the minimum wage rates are revised by the Labour and Employment Department.
27 Apr 2022

[Bangladesh] Migration of uneducated women labourers must stop [Bangladesh] Migration of uneducated women labourers must stop

Government data shows that thousands of Bangladeshi woman migrant workers had to return to their home country empty-handed after facing...
22 Apr 2022

[China] Two international conventions against forced labour ratified [China] Two international conventions against forced labour ratified

Beijing's approvals come in the wake of accusations of widespread human rights abuses in Xinjiang, including forced labour.
21 Apr 2022

[Korea] 15% of hourly workers paid below minimum wage in 2021 [Korea] 15% of hourly workers paid below minimum wage in 2021

Some businesses claim the underpayment is the result of a rapid increase in the minimum wage over the past four...
20 Apr 2022

[New Zealand] Hospitality workers reveal workplace ‘abuse and harassment’ [New Zealand] Hospitality workers reveal workplace ‘abuse and harassment’

The most commonly reported situation by employees in the survey is not receiving in-job training.
14 Apr 2022