CNA 14 September 2011 SINGAPORE: Fresh graduates salaries are showing an upward trend this year, according to the Fresh Graduate Pay Survey by global management consultancy the Hay Group. The findings showed engineering jobs are still in demand and fresh engineering graduates can expect to earn about $2,745 per month. This is slightly higher than […]
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Cleaners and guards eating less as prices rise Adrian Wan Sep 12, 2011 One in two cleaners and security guards – the first low-paid sectors to receive a legal wage floor – say they are eating less because of rising food prices, a survey has found. One in five said they bought food products about […]
The interview was all going well until he asked me: "How much of a pay cut are you willing to take?"
From an anonymous candidate One of the amazing job-hunting experiences I had recently was with an investment firm. I went through the interview rounds, answering standard questions about specific sectors and proposing investment strategies on selected companies. Everything went well until my meeting with one of the fund’s partners. We had a chat about how […]
Armin: This is what happens when John O’Callaghan puts on his dark hat.
Destroyed by mistress from hell Death threats, blackmail and mental torture – even Fatal Attraction couldn’t match plot that unfolded in HK court Patsy Moy SCMP Sep 09, 2011 It’s a case that makes Fatal Attraction look tame. The Hollywood thriller about a mistress who turned vengeful has haunted plenty of men with cheating hearts […]
Domestic goddess by Huang Lijie The Straits Times Mrs Anastasia Liew, 62, fumbles to hide her hands from the camera. Wearing a single diamond ring and no nail polish, the founder and managing director of Bengawan Solo cake shop says to the photographer: ‘Can you not photograph my hands? They don’t look good. These hands […]
Lighthouse Family are a British musical duo that rose to prominence in the mid-1990s and remained active until the early 2000s. Vocalist Tunde Baiyewu and keyboard player Paul Tucker formed the act in 1993 in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK after meeting while studying at university. Their 1995 debut album Ocean Drive sold more than 1.8 […]
Ørjan Nilsen (born on June 14, 1982 in Kirkenes, Norway) is a trance and progressive producer-DJ. At the age of 7, Nilsen got his first keyboard, and started to practice on it frequently for the next couple of years and at the age of 16, Nilsen got his first very own synthesizer.