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[Australia] 8 in 10 workers optimistic about the next five years [Australia] 8 in 10 workers optimistic about the next five years

This positive outlook is influenced by workplace factors such as job security, career satisfaction and professional growth.
18 Apr 2024

[Japan] In a legal first doctors sue Google for ‘unfair’ reviews [Japan] In a legal first doctors sue Google for ‘unfair’ reviews

The lawsuit seeks around 1.4 million yen in damages. Defence counsel stated that this is the first such action against...
18 Apr 2024

[India] Labour law reforms for business and economic growth [India] Labour law reforms for business and economic growth

The reforms have significant implications for businesses across various sectors and entities, from Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) to export-oriented...
16 Apr 2024

[Australia] ‘Online refuge’ for women sued in landmark Tickle v Giggle case [Australia] ‘Online refuge’ for women sued in landmark Tickle v Giggle case

Roxanne Tickle - a New South Wales transgender woman - is suing the women-only social media platform after being blocked...
15 Apr 2024

[Japan] Persistent wage gap prompts young people to seek work abroad [Japan] Persistent wage gap prompts young people to seek work abroad

Similar visa programs in the UK, Canada and New Zealand have flourished post-pandemic and the outflow of talent could compound...
15 Apr 2024

[Australia] Workplaces tempt employees back to office with freebies and extra leave [Australia] Workplaces tempt employees back to office with freebies and extra leave

Now organisations are upping the ante, offering incentives ranging from free kombucha to extra leave to tempt employees to return.
12 Apr 2024

[Bangladesh] Factories urged to settle unpaid March salaries before Eid [Bangladesh] Factories urged to settle unpaid March salaries before Eid

The affected industrial zones are in Ashulia, Savar, Gazipur, Narayanganj, Cumilla, Chattogram, Khulna, Sylhet and Narsingdi.
12 Apr 2024