Asia Pacific-focused recruitment business Persol Holdings Limited delivered a handsome profit of 11.9 billion yen ($104.5 million U.S.) for Q2 FY2019. That's up a hefty 30 percent over the corresponding quarter a year earlier.
Leading Bangladeshi jobs vertical BDJobs has partnered with the UN Migration Agency to create a job-matching site to showcase overseas employment opportunities for local blue-collar workers.
China-based international property website Juwai.com has announced that former Mirvac Group CEO Greg Paramor will join its board of directors as a non-executive director from December.
Scout24 AG has released its Q3 2018 figures, reporting a 10.8 percent revenue increase to €131.3 million ($148 million U.S.), compared to Q3 2017.
Chinese online fintech provider 58Finance (AKA, 58JinRong), a subsidiary of classifieds giant 58.com (NYSE: WUBA), has announced the completion of series A financing round worth 400 million RMB ($57.5 million U.S.).
LuxuryEstate.com has teamed up with immersive media company Matterport to help its users create their own 3D virtual walkthroughs.
Turkish, mobile-first, women's fashion app Dolap has been downloaded 2 million times for iOS and Android smartphones. The app helps women trade second-hand clothing.
Career change site CareerIndex.jp, which is owned and operated by Tokyo-based Career Index Inc. (TSE: 6538), has partnered with the manufacturing jobs navigator Nisso.co.jp/Agent.
Ga Technologies, a tech-intensive real estate business in Japan, has concluded its acquisition of proptech startup Itandi in a share-swap deal worth 1.9 billion yen ($16.6 million U.S.).
FundMyHome, a company that offers to provide funding for home buyers, has been launched in Malaysia. Owned by EdgeProp Sdn Bhd, the company asks buyers to pay only 20 percent of the property price.