Seek has signaled aggressive growth for the company's Chinese and south-east Asian ventures with plans to launch its learning business in Asia over the next six months, according to media reports. This follows a strong full year result for the employment classifieds business, with revenue up 20 percent over FY14 to AUD$858.4 million and EBITDA up 15 percent to AUD$348.9 million.
In June this year
The Asia Pacific Internet Group, a startup incubator for Asia Pacific’s burgeoning e-commerce market, aims to start one new venture every quarter. The group’s network consists of 14 e-commerce and online marketplace companies, operating across 15 countries
This impressive list of companies include classifieds such as Carmudi, Lamudi, Everjobs, and ads.com.mm, a lea
A new online marketplace for pre-owned autos, called 19miles.com, was launched last week by Prashan Agarwal, co-founder and former executive of real estate site PropTiger.com. Based in Delhi, it will open branches in Mumbai and Bengaluru within the next three months. 19miles.com has the backi
Autohome Inc.,operator of one of the main websites for automobile consumers in China, continues to bring new blood into its board of directors.
The company, which is listed on the New York Stock Exchange, announced on Jan. 12 the appointment of Liu Junling as an independent director and a member of the audit committee of the board of the company, with immediate effect.
Liu Junling is the co
REA Group has sold its Hong Kong business to iProperty Group, in a deal worth AUD$15 million (US$13.5 million). The sale is subject to iProperty shareholder approval.
iProperty will operate REA's squarefoot.com.hk and its own GoHome.com.hk. Squarefoot also has a printed property magazine that iProperty will take over from REA.
REA's stake in iProperty of 17.2 percent, which it bought from Pa
There’s a new online microjob marketplace for Asia's freelancers. The site's called 5bux.net and is run by Keokera Online, an internet marketing and technology company based in Singapore.
Here’s the full press release from Keokera:
Keokera kicks off a microjob marketplace for online freelancers
Singapore -- (ReleaseWire
Indonesia’s biggest classifieds site TokoBagus announced its name change to Olx.co.id this week, according to techinasia.com.
The company assured users that the only thing changing is the brand and domain name. COO Alif Priyono said, "We are alread
More Canadian Real Estate Agents to Target Chinese Buyers via Real Estate Channel Deal with Juwai.com
(Shanghai, China) – Canadian real estate professionals can now market their listings to Chinese buyers automatically from within a popular industry marketing solution. This results from an exclusive partnership between Canada's only real estate television network
Carsales.com Ltd, the Australia-based classified company that offers automotive and general merchandise listings, is acquiring a 19.9 percent strategic stake in ICar Asia Ltd., owner of a network of automotive portals in ASEAN, the two companies announced yesterday.
THE IPROPERTY GROUP REPORTS STRONG
GROWTH IN MOBILE USAGE
Kuala Lumpur, 27 November 2012
- In an online survey conducted in August 2012 by Mobext, the world’s largest mobile marketing agency network, it was revealed that with more than 2.5 billio