Our Asia Employment, Pensions and Incentives update this month looks at:

  • our live webinar that discussed the continued impact of COVID-19 across the region and some of the challenges faced by businesses and organisations;
  • In Indonesia, the proposals outlined in the draft Omnibus Bill on Job Creation, including among other things, widespread changes to termination laws and payments;
  • the obligations in relation to final pay timelines and Certificates of Employment in the Philippines;
  • the data protection laws in Hong Kong that impact on social media screening;
  • our compliance check this month, which focuses on South Korea and the rules in relation to ensuring fixed term workers are given the same pay and benefits as permanent employees; and
  • our comparative article on the implementation of pre-employment psychometric test in PRC, India and Japan.

 

Fatim Jumabhoy
Fatim Jumabhoy
Partner, Singapore
+65 6868 9822
Narendra Adiyasa
Narendra Adiyasa
Partner, Jakarta
+62 21 3973 8000
Tess Lumsdaine
Tess Lumsdaine
Senior Associate, Hong Kong
+852 2101 4122
Rebecca Lim
Rebecca Lim
Associate, Singapore
+65 6868 8063
Gillian Miao
Gillian Miao
Counsel, Mainland China
+86 21 2322 2325

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