Digital Nomads Asia

In the face of pandemic, wealthy nations lead global battle for migrants

As the global economy heats up and tries to put the pandemic aside, a battle for the young and the able has begun. With fast-track visas and promises of permanent residence, many wealthy recovery countries are sending a message to skilled immigrants around the world: Help needed. Now. In Germany, …

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Travelstart and MakeMyTrip: Charting a post-pandemic future

TWO pioneers of online travel – Travelstart founded in 1999 in Africa and DoMyTravel founded in India in 2000 – were at WiT Experience Singapore to share how they are facing the future as they emerge from the dust of Covid. During a wide-ranging conversation, the two companies talked about …

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Portugal bans your boss from texting you after work under “game changer” remote work law

November 12 (AP) – Remote workers in Portugal could see a healthier work-life balance thanks to new labor laws approved by the country’s parliament. The new rules approved on Friday are a response to the explosion of working from home in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the ruling Socialist …

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Indonesia – Worldcrunch

In central Java, Indonesia, KBR reporter Muhamad Ridlo spoke to a man who was at the heart of the action that night and who said a false version of events was remembered in Indonesia. JAVA – The man in front of me is tall and thin. He is 77 years …

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The Rise Co workspace in Jakarta

Publication displays: 82 I’m sure you’ve heard the motto of the coworking business: “companies don’t have homes anymore”. The current state of work in Jakarta is changing, and Millennials are driving the change. Businesses around the world are trying to capture this phenomenon in a desperate attempt to survive in …

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