Tag: profit

Zigexn 2021: Profit down, decline bottoms out

Despite robust growth over the last two quarters, Japanese classifieds operator Zigexn Inc. (TSE: 3679) incurred Y1.9 billion ($17.9 million U.S.) in annual net losses. Earlier this year, Zigexn’s flagship job vertical’s topline suffered from the economic fallout of Covid-19.

CrowdWorks Q1 and Q2 FY 2021: $2.1M net profit in line with growth projection

Tokyo-based freelancing marketplace CrowdWorks has reported Q1 and Q2 results for its fiscal year ending Sept. 20, 2021. The company made a net profit of Y231 million ($2.1 million U.S.) and an operating profit of Y263 million ($2.4 million U.S.), exceeding its expectation of Y100 million ($913,845 U.S.) in operating profit for this half-year. For comparison, its FY2020 operating profit was a loss of…

104 Corp. sees small dip in Q3 profit

Taiwanese job sites operator 104 Corporation posted a slight drop in net income this past quarter, despite growth in operating income and revenue. The company saw net income decrease 0.39% year-on-year to NT$83 million ($2.7 million U.S.).

DIP: profit up 15 percent from successful branding

Japanese recruitment firm DIP Inc. reported a 10 percent year-on-year increase in its sales to Y22.8 billion for the first half of this year. This was primarily due to favorable performance of its job advertisement media in the personnel recruiting services division, the company said in its H1 financials.

Persol’s Q1 profit drops 17.6%

Asia Pacific-focused recruitment business Persol Holdings Limited reported a 17.6% year-on-year decrease in its profit to Y5.4 billion ($51.6 million U.S.) for the first quarter ended June 30, 2019.

China’s Boss Zhipin begins turning a profit

Zhao Peng, founder and CEO of Chinese tech sector recruitment leader Boss Zhipin (AKA, Zhipin.com), has disclosed that the company has begun turning a profit, with annual revenue now surpassing one billion RMB ($150 million U.S.). Zhao also reiterated the company’s plans for an IPO in the near future.

Is Profit a Must for Great Culture?

When I take a quick scan of any Best Places to Work list, I pessimistically always wonder whether these places would be on the list if they weren’t profitable.  Do you feel having a great culture mandates that you must also have a healthy bottom line? Does big profit always precipitate enviable culture?  While I haven’t taken the time to do the math (and I…

En-Japan’s profit up 28.3% in nine months

Japanese tech-focused staffing firm En-Japan Inc. reported a 21 percent increase in net sales to ¥34.801 billion ($315 million U.S.) for the nine-month period ended Dec. 31 as both… This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. The post En-Japan’s profit up 28.3% in nine months appeared first on AIM Group.

Persol Holdings reports 22% rise in profit

Veteran Japanese staffing firm Persol Holdings Limited (TSE: 2181) reported a 40 percent year-on-year increase in its sales to 225.9 billion yen ($2 billion U.S.) for the first quarter ended June 30. This was attributed to the solid growth of existing business.  This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. The post Persol Holdings reports…

En-Japan Inc.’s profit up 29.2%

Japanese recruitment group En-Japan Inc. (TSE: 4849) reported a 23 percent year-on-year increase in its sales to 11.2 billion yen ($101 million U.S.) for the first quarter ended June 30. Its job boards achieved growth during the period.  This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. The post En-Japan Inc.’s profit up 29.2% appeared first on AIM…