There was an overall decline in online employment in Malaysia, which dropped 23% between April 2014 and April 2015, according to online recruitment company Monster Worldwide Inc.
Education services provider Sync and recruitment portal MauKerja have each raised RM1 million (US$275,000) from Cradle Fund Sdn Bhd and OSK Technology Ventures Sdn Bhd, a wholly-owned unit of OSK Ventures International Bhd (OSKVI).
Monster Worldwide Inc has announced the region-wide launch of TalentBin by Monster, which it said provides recruiters access to previously ‘unfindable’ candidate profiles through aggregated social sources across the Web.
In his first interview after his deal to sell off the Internet assets of JobStreet.com for US$582 million, Mark Chang speaks to DNA founder Karamjit Singh in New York about his excitement in building the next 10 hot ‘billion-ringgit’ startups.
Internet ventures firm Fatfish Internet Group Ltd (FFG) announced it has invested A$50,000 (US$39,440) into Nvoi Limited, an Australian fully managed online staffing platform for the rapidly growing temporary and contract workforce.
Singapore startup Glints, a professional platform for young people focused on career discovery and development, announced today that it has closed S$475,000 (approximately US$380,000) in an oversubscribed seed round.
From Melbourne, Andrew Bassat has been building into the world’s largest online recruitment business since 1997. He talks to Karamjit Singh about the ‘big cheque’ he wrote to JobStreet and his ambition to provide the perfect search experience for job-seekers and hirers.