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Former employee sentenced for CV theft

A former of employee of Chinese classifieds giant (NYSE: WUBA) has been sentenced to over four years in prison for illegally extracting the CVs of more than 64,000 users of the site and attempting to sell them on the black market. The individual was also fined 10,000 RMB ($1500 U.S.)

TechPlay assumes DataShip’s helm

TechPlay operates a sub-domain to list job opportunities for IT / web engineers. The site will continue to provide recruitment support and branding services to corporate users as well as provide career-improvement information to individuals after its parent company Persol Holdings Limited decided to terminate…

Save builds jobs site for Ph.D. scholars — the No.1 job site in Pakistan — will help the local government’s Higher Education Commission launch a job-matching site for Ph.D. scholars, The News reported.

Save launched for nursing jobs charges fees to employers once they find suitable employees. One of the site’s USPs is a refund system that guarantees return of partial hiring fees if a new employee…

SherlockHR launches in Chile

SherlockHR, the recruitment software firm founded by Barcelona-based recruitment network RedArbor, has expanded into Chile. The launch was announced on its LinkedIn page and the company already has more than 60 client companies in the region.

En-Gage hits 180,000 users

Recruitment support tool has enjoyed notable popularity in the Japanese corporate sector since launching three years ago. More than 180,000 companies now use the free service to create smartphone-optimized recruitment sites.

Xing buys IT jobs site Honeypot

Xing SE, the leading business and career network in Germany, Austria and Switzerland (DACH), bought the IT jobs site Honeypot. In a press release Xing announced that it paid €22 million ($24.7 million U.S) for the Berlin based startup that runs a niche job platform for IT specialists in the DACH region. If Honeypot reaches […]

Xing expects double-digit growth for 2019

The German business and careers network Xing — whose users are mainly from Germany, Austria, and Switzerland (DACH) — expects a double-digit percentage growth for 2019. This is according to the company’s 2018 report. 

Save launches video interviewing app

China’s second largest domestic professional social network,, has launched a new app through which job candidates and employers can conduct video interviews. The new app, called Dajie Kuaizhao (or just Kuaizhao), uses machine learning to automate candidate filtering and interview scheduling. The app is currently available on both iOS and Android.  Jobseekers on the […]

Mixi terminates CosMika

Mixi Recruitment Co. Ltd., which runs the tech jobs site FindJob in Japan, has pulled the plug on its over a year-old matching start-up CosMika that connected…

Zhaopin surpasses 180 million users

Speaking at the opening of the company’s new telecoms and AI innovation complex in Wuhan this week, Li Qiang, executive vice president of Chinese job board Zhaopin offered some new up-to-date figures on the company’s expansion. According to Li, Zhaopin has now surpassed 180 million users, and 4.5 million employers. The platform hosts approximately 7.8 […]

CornerJob passes one million monthly users

Blue collar recruitment site CornerJob has passed the milestone of more than one million monthly users. In total, over 12 million people in Spain, France, Italy and Mexico have downloaded the app.  This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. The post CornerJob passes one million monthly users […]

Crowd Works slashes Q1 loss to $18,000

Japanese leading crowdsourcing company Crowd Works managed to bring down loss attributable to owners of parent to two million yen ($18,000 U.S.) in the first quarter ended Dec. 31 from… This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. The post Crowd Works slashes Q1 loss to […]

Bayt launches video assesment platform

Leading Middle East recruitment vertical has launched a new video assessment platform to streamline candidate screening.  The post Bayt launches video assesment platform appeared first on AIM Group.