Recruitment

Hippo jobs enters into administration

Hippo Jobs Pty Ltd, the owner of Australian employment portal, Hippo.com.au, entered into external administration in late March. The site, which launched in April...

Private investor to buy E-xecutive.ru

B2B Media is selling E-xecutive.ru, a Russian professional-networking site, to an undisclosed private investor. The deal is not executed yet. E-xecutive.ru has...

Onexim offers $35 million to RBC

Onexim Group (owned by Mikhail Prokhorov, Russia’s richest man) offered to buy a 65 percent stake in RBC-Information Systems as part of debt restructuring....

Dutch NVB, BDU in deal

Job classifieds from NationaleVacatureBank.nl are now also available on BDUvacature.nl, the job site of local newspaper publisher BDU. Through this deal, BDU can...

India hiring activity up 5% in Feb.

The Naukri JobSpeak index for February 2009, which clocked 774, was up 5 percent from January 2009, implying an improved hiring scenario in India from a low in...

Germany flooded by job search engines

Despite news that unemployment is rising fast in Germany, the job portal market is as busy as ever, with new portals launching with regular intervals. Still, the...

HotJob’s Krim goes to Bloomberg

Kevin Krim, Yahoo’s VP of product and strategy for HotJobs and Yahoo Small Business, is leaving Santa Clara, Calif., for New York and Bloomberg.com, where...