The US Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Action for the Community Development Centre (ACDC) on November 23 coordinated to provide relief aid for people with disabilities who have been affected by floods in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue. (Photo: VNA) … [Read more...] about USAID supports flood-affected people with disabilities in Thua Thien-Hue
Support for homeless people
Mr Patrick Teow, Chief Executive Officer of AIA Singapore, said: "We are people-centric at AIA Singapore and place a high priority on our employees' wellbeing as they are the force behind AIA's success. We are in this together and it is even more so during these unprecedented times that we want to assure them of our emphasis to preserve jobs and commitment to invest in their continuous personal and professional development. There is currently no plan for any salary cuts. Being a leading life insurer, there is no better time for us to demonstrate leadership by providing peace of mind during times when people need us most. We will remain strong for our customers, to help them plan against life events and to cushion the blow during this challenging time. We would like to convey our deepest appreciation to our employees and thank them for their continual commitment and dedication in stepping up to support our company and our customers." … [Read more...] about AIA Singapore employees will receive S$1,000 as part of the company’s work from home assistance to support them during COVID-19
Lessons from the Japanese elderly care system In the past, Japanese elderly people also had limited access to elderly care services, which were mainly offered at certain facilities such as elderly homes with limited human resources and expertise. The community perceived elderly people as a social burden, and elderly care-related jobs were limited in the market. Additionally, the government neglected the issue due to the limited budget and rising medical expenditure as the ageing process accelerated. … [Read more...] about How should Vietnam prepare for a future of aged society in 2035?
CapitaLand aims to be a progressive employer of choice that empowers its people to realise their potential in a post-COVID-19 economy. It is focused on growing talent and building its leadership pipeline, in addition to equipping staff with capabilities such as digital competency required for the business of today and the future. … [Read more...] about CapitaLand commemorates 20th anniversary by unveiling ‘The Next 20’ framework
Traffic police officers will extend their ongoing check of drivers in the influence of drug and alcohol in bus stations, ports, discotheques, restaurants, and street eateries. Surveillance cameras will be used as evidence-based record for dealing with violators having hostility towards law enforcement officials. … [Read more...] about Tougher sanctions imposed on drunk drivers