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India: Info Edge Q4 profits plunge

6 May 2013

Info Edge (India) Ltd. (NAUKRI:NSI) has reported Net Sales / Income from Operations of INR 117.07 crores ($21.8 million) for the quarter ended March 31, 2013 against INR 106.50 crores ($19.8 million) for the quarter ended March 31, 2012.The Net Profit / (Loss) was at INR 6.34 crores ($1.2 million...


Fiji: First national minimum wage baseline survey today

6 May 2013

The state of a Fiji is conducting a survey today to establish a national minimum wage according to the Fiji News. Minister Jone Usamate said the survey would result in the determination and introduction of a national minimum wage, the hourly rate below which all sectoral minimum wage rates must n...


China: PMI falls and graduates struggle to find good jobs

6 May 2013

Growth in China's services sector slowed sharply in April to its lowest point since August 2011, a private sector survey showed on Monday, in fresh evidence that economic revival will remain modest and may be facing wider risks.The HSBC services Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) fell to 51.1 in Ap...


World - Monster Worldwide to buy back shares if sale doesn't go through

3 May 2013

Job board, Monster Worldwide Inc, which has been up for sale for more than a year, said it would buy back shares if a sale did not go through.The company put itself up for sale in March 2012 as weak job markets in the United States and Europe, which generate the lion's share of its revenue, dragg...


World – Two thirds of employees seek training outside of work

3 May 2013

Two thirds (66%) of employees are opting to look for additional education or training outside their current workplace in order to advance their careers, the latest findings from the Kelly Global Workforce Index (KGWI) reveals.The KGWI shows that only 50% of employees believe that the training off...


Vietnam - New regulations for labour subleasing

3 May 2013

The Vietnamese Labour Code has been amended to recognise the practice of labour dispatch, where workers are employed by one company and sent to work in another, to come into effect starting Wednesday 1 May.Labour dispatch, or subleasing, had been unregulated in Vietnam for at least 10 years, acco...


Zimbabwe - Juice to Create Full Employment

3 May 2013

The Movement for Democratic Change (MDC)  through its economic blueprint Jobs, Upliftment, Investment, Capital and Ecology (JUICE)  wants to create full employment in the country, Finance Minister and party secretary general, Tendai Biti has said.Mr Biti, in a speech at the Zimbabwe Con...


Kazakhstan – Skills Shortage Worsens

3 May 2013

The Kazakh Statistics Agency said today that the skills shortage in the country is getting worse, especially in manufacturing and construction sectors.The Kazakh economy is growing rapidly with GDP rising by +4.5% in Q1 2013, helped by high world oil prices. However in certain industries there ar...


Australia – Skilled Group hit by mining slowdown

2 May 2013

Australian staffing company Skilled Group (SKE:ASX) is feeling the effects of a slowdown in the country’s lucrative mining sector, the company said in a presentation released to shareholders this week.Skilled Group dominates the Australian staffing market with almost twice the market share of its...


Australia – Rubicor expects earnings to slump

2 May 2013

Rubicor (ASX:RUB), one of Australia’s largest staffing firms, said the recruitment market remained challenging with the company expecting a significant drop in profits this year, following tough trading seen in previous months.The firm provided a market update for the full year ending 30 June 201...