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CapitaLand senior management, board members to take pay cut amid virus outbreak

PROPERTY giant CapitaLand on Wednesday announced a pay cut for board members and senior management, as "a show of togetherness and solidarity" with stakeholders amid the virus outbreak.

Citi adjusts pay of women who do same work as men

Citigroup has adjusted the pay in Singapore of women who earned less than their male peers for doing the same work, the latest action in a growing trend of companies and countries seeking to close...

Singapore salaries to rise in 2020 as talent pool is 'shrinking': Mercer survey

SINGAPORE'S economy may be facing headwinds and inflation's muted but companies in the South-east Asian city-state are set to step up salary increases next year in a bid to retain staff, according...

Mediators help settle work disputes

Senior mediator Elvina Tan has handled over 1,000 workplace dispute cases, mostly related to dismissals.

Singapore job-seekers expect 17% pay rise on average when they switch jobs: Survey

A survey by RGF International Recruitment found financial compensation to be the driving factor for 61 per cent of job seekers in Singapore, with 83 per cent of respondents saying they expect a...

Singtel seeks more value from loss-making digital units

Singtel is looking at squeezing more value out of some of its loss-making digital investments, it said yesterday, alongside disclosures that its chief executive has had a massive pay cut.

Singtel CEO Chua Sock Koong's pay nearly halved, telco to monetise some loss-making digital businesses

Singtel is looking at monetising some of its loss-making digital investments, its leadership confirmed in an annual report out on Wednesday, which also revealed a big pay cut for its chief...

UOB CEO's pay for 2018 rises 12% to $10.56m

SINGAPORE - United Overseas Bank (UOB) chief executive Wee Ee Cheong was paid $10.56 million in 2018, up 12 per cent from the $9.4 million he got in 2017.

8 in 10 Singapore CFOs struggle to hire qualified finance professionals: Survey

SINGAPORE - More than eight in 10 (83 per cent) of Singapore's chief financial officers (CFO) find it challenging to source qualified finance professionals, according to a survey by recruitment...

Expecting hefty bonus? Don't get your hopes up

More than two in 10 employees surveyed by recruitment firm Randstad Singapore expect bonuses worth three to five months of their salaries this year.

Landscape gardener out to grow wages by doing courses

The monthly pay of landscape gardener Kee Soon Tiong, 60, has risen by $500 from what he received nine years ago. But while these earnings cover the basics, they are not enough for treats like...