This section includes a snapshot of recent news around the industry as well as what Servicengine currently has in the works.
Servicengine is happy to share that we have been selected for the shortlist for the Forum for Expatriate Management EMMA awards for the second year in a row. We are up for an award in for Most Innovative Use of Technology in Global Mobility – Assignee Management.
Effective January 1st, 2019, expatriates and foreign workers in Malaysia are eligible for medical benefits, disablement benefits, dependent’s benefits, constant-attendance allowance, and RM 6,500 for repatriation costs including funeral under the Employment Injury Scheme.
On Thursday May 24, 2018, the Forum for Expatriate Management (FEM) presented Servicengine Corporation with the Best Vendor Partnership – Other Award for our work with the United States Department of Defense National Relocation Program(DNRP). Servicengine partnered with DNRP to implement a streamlined, employee-driven technology using the principle of employee empowerment.
Servicengine Corporation today announced the company has been certified in ISO/IEC 27001:2013 (ISO 27001) by the British Standards Institution (BSI Group) following comprehensive audits of the company’s information security management systems. As a technology provider that handles confidential and privileged information for corporate and government clients and hundreds-of-thousands of transferring employees, this certification attests that information assets are protected to the highest international standards.
Servicengine is pleased to announce that we have made the shortlist for the Forum for Expatriate Management EMMA awards. We are up for an award in two categories: Best Vendor Partnership – Other and Most Innovative Use of Technology in Global Mobility – Assignee Management.
A new EU data protection framework will take effect on May 25, 2018, that supersedes all prior regulations. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will replace the current directive and will be applicable in all Member States. Servicengine recently published a Security Management and Strategy whitepaper with a detailed plan and approach to help our clients meet the compliance deadline.
The Servicengine Tax and Compliance Team has been monitoring the proposed changes to the tax code in the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act“ released by the House Ways and Means committee on November 2nd. As presently constructed, the Act will cause increased taxable income that may have a financial impact on employee transfers.