According to a 2018 report by Ernst and Young, China is poised to be the world leader in 5G over the coming few years, with 5G connections in China expected to reach 576 million by 2025, representing over 40 percent of the global total.
Tokyo-based jobs start-up FreeCracy.com has received an undisclosed investment from Voyage Ventures to further expand into Southeast Asian markets.
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Iqiyi’s newly-launched learning app — “The Iqiyi Knowledge App” — will reportedly provide a platform for LinkedIn’s professional learning content, which the company has established as a key facet of its localization in the China market. LinkedIn will provide video content on global and local professional learning, and interviews with global business key opinion leaders.
Jian Lu, who took over as president of LinkedIn China after the resignation of Derek Shen in 2017, said the company has launched several new products targeting the specific needs of Chinese job-seekers, including a career guide, salary insights, career Q&A sessions and e-learning facilities. Jian pointed out that Chinese job-seekers tend to be self-starters, […]
Chinese general classifieds leader 58.com (NYSE: WUBA) has announced a major upgrade to its recruitment infrastructure. According to vice president Peng Jiayu, this will include a new membership structure with five classes of user and 18 different service packages.
Suke-Dachi, a jobs app to connect construction industry workers with contractors, has introduced a premium service for employers who want to accelerate hiring of craftsmen.
Russian leading recruitment site HeadHunter.ru’s valuation has crossed half a billion dollars ahead of its initial public offering (IPO) scheduled in May or June, according to a report in the Moscow Times.
Facebook is now allowing corporate customers to post jobs to the social media service via the employers’ existing applicant taking tracking systems.
Japanese crowdsourcing service Pasona Job Hub Inc. has tied up with vacation rentals marketplace AirBnb.jp to help travelers find job opportunities and work while sightseeing.
LinkedIn China has been walking a difficult tightrope in China. Chinese LinkedIn users are free to connect and follow users from around the world, allowing the platform to operate as a vector for destabilising information from the so-called “international internet.” This became clear in January, when New York-based democracy activist Zhou Fengsuo’s account was blocked and then subsequently unblocked […]
Jobg8, the global job board network, announces the return of its North American event will be in Denver on June 25-26 and has released the line-up. The annual industry leading conference event brin…
Japanese bilingual crowdsourcing site WorkShift-Sol.com has launched work management support service to help companies benefit from its more than 100,000 registered freelancers from…