104 Corp.’s Dec revenue falls to $4.1m

25 Jan 2019

Taiwanese job sites operator 104 Corporation (TSE: 3130) reported a 3.4 percent year-on-year decrease in its consolidated revenue to NT$126 million ($4.1 million U.S.) for December.

The company’s monthly consolidated revenue fell NT$4 million ($129,634 U.S.) from NT$130.2 million ($4.2 million U.S.) in Dec. 2017.

The accumulated revenue, however, rose 3 percent — or NT$40 million ($1.3 million U.S.) — to NT$1.578 billion ($51 million U.S.) in Dec. 2018, compared to the corresponding month a year earlier.

Taipei-headquartered 104 Corp. operates a host of job sites including job bank 104.com.tw, freelance site Case.104.com.tw and a job search engine for executives at Hunter.104.com.tw. It also runs 104China.com for the Chinese market.

JobStreet Corporation Bhd, which is listed on the main board of Bursa Malaysia, owns a stake in 104 Corporation. The company operates JobStreet.com in Southeast Asia and AutoWorld in Malaysia.


Tariq Ahmed Saeedi

Tariq Ahmed Saeedi writes stories on sharing economies in Asia – particularly Japan, Taiwan, Vietnam, Korea, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Iran. He joined the AIM Group in January 2016. Tariq is also a spotter, monitoring global marketplace industry’s updates. He carries more than 15 years of writing experience. Tariq frequently contributes economic/tech news and analysis to a daily The News International and a magazine. He has also written features and interview articles for various other publications and some of his write-ups have been cited for references in reports by the World Bank and archived in Florida Institute of Technology’s library. Tariq has also narrated corporate website content for Audi importer in Pakistan and others. He started his career from a television’s current affairs department in 2003 and later joined the country’s premier news agency Pakistan Press International.