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Key Takeaways from HR Festival Asia, Singapore 2019

May 8-9, 2019, witnessed thousands of attendees at the event & showcased latest happenings in HRTech industry. It was an excellent opportunity to meet most prominent speakers, thought leaders, & leading service providers.

LinkedIn partners with “China’s Netflix”

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.

LinkedIn China talks up localization steps

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, […]

Save upgrades recruitment services

Chinese general classifieds leader (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 unveils premium service

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.

Save’s valuation surpasses $550m

Russian leading recruitment site’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 now allowing job feeds from corporate ATSs

Facebook is now allowing corporate customers to post jobs to the social media service via the employers’ existing applicant taking tracking systems.

Pasona Job Hub ties up with AirBnb

Japanese crowdsourcing service Pasona Job Hub Inc. has tied up with vacation rentals marketplace to help travelers find job opportunities and work while sightseeing.

Microsoft employees put LinkedIn China in the crosshairs

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 […]

The Job Board Summit North America 2019 Is Coming to Denver with a Packed Line-Up

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…

Save surpasses 100,000 freelancers

Japanese bilingual crowdsourcing site has launched work management support service to help companies benefit from its more than 100,000 registered freelancers from…

Save hits 1 million members

Skills-sharing site has completed more than three million matches since its launch. is owned and managed by Tokyo-based Coconala Inc. that also runs a marketplace for…

Oliv gets $2 million funding

UAE-based careers platform Oliv has closed a $2 million Series A funding round led by the Aloshban and Alnamlah Family Groups in Saudi Arabia, and Mohammed Khoory in the UAE.

MyNavi Corp. acquires

Job sites’ operator MyNavi Corp. has acquired a health tech start-up to create synergy in medial human resources field. The acquisition was second in less than a month. In March, MyNavi …