Workforce Management/Human Resources

Hewitt's Changzhou Compensation and Benefits study provides new market data and insights

Companies in China continue to chase scarce talent with high salary increases, but a new Hewitt report suggests it's not a winning strategy SHANGHAI, China, Oct. 21 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The continued application of high salary increases is not a winning strategy in China, according to the...

2008-10-21 12:41 892

Merriam-Webster to Attend KOTESOL Conference in Seoul

Company President and Publisher offers ‘First Look’ at Merriam-Webster’s Advanced Learner’s English Dictionary SPRINGFIELD, Mass., Oct. 20 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Representatives from Merriam-Webster, America’s leading English language reference publisher, will be traveling to Seoul, Korea thi...

2008-10-21 09:42 803

Hartcourt Acquires China E & I Development Co. Ltd. (China Arts and Science Academy), a leading Provider of Online Education in China Focusing on Vocational Education

SHANGHAI, China, Oct. 20 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Hartcourt Companies, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: HRCT; Frankfurt: 900009) ("Hartcourt") a provider of educational services in China, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to purchase 60% of the outstanding equity int...

2008-10-20 17:37 676

New Oriental Announces Results for the First Fiscal Quarter Ended August 31, 2008

Strong Growth in Student Enrollments and Net Revenues Net Revenues Increased by 46.8% Year-Over-Year Net Income Increased by 33.2% Year-Over-Year Net Income Excluding Share-Based Compensation Expenses (non-GAAP) Increased by 37.9% Year-Over-Year BEIJING, Oct. 20 /Xinhua-PRNewsw...

2008-10-20 17:30 1001

Study Forecasts Double-Digit Salary Increase in China for First Time in 10 Years

New Hewitt Study on Enterprise Annuity Provides a Comprehensive Market Review and Insights to Assist Business Planners SHANGHAI, China, Oct. 20 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The economic environment is still very uncertain, with fluctuating oil prices, a less than certain understanding of the pote...

2008-10-20 16:14 1103

China Education Alliance to Present at Rodman & Renshaw Asia and Growth Track Conference

HARBIN, China, Oct. 17 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- China Education Alliance, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CEUA) ("China Education Alliance" or "The Company"), a leading distributor of educational resources, offering high quality programs and training both through online networks and an on-site training ...

2008-10-17 21:00 825

China Distance Education Holdings Limited to Present at The Citi Greater China Investment Conference

BEIJING, Oct. 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- China Distance Education Holdings Limited (NYSE: DL) ("CDEL", or the "Company"), a leading provider of online education in China focusing on professional education, announced today that management will present on the afternoon of October 22, 2008 at the Ci...

2008-10-15 04:00 1147

eChineseLearning Announces Alliance with China.com

BEIJING, Oct. 13 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Today, eChineseLearning ( http://www.eChineseLearning.com ), one of the world's leading online Chinese language schools specializing in 1-on-1 live video instruction and supplementary education programs, announced an alliance with China.com in Beijin...

2008-10-13 18:00 799

Fushi Copperweld Signs Research Agreement With University Of Alabama

FAYETTEVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 8 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Fushi Copperweld, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSIN), the leading global manufacturer and innovator of copper-clad bimetallic wire used in a variety of telecommunication, utility, automotive and other electrical applications, today signed a one-y...

2008-10-08 19:30 841

ChinaEdu Shareholders Approve Both Nominees to Board of Directors at Annual Meeting

Tianwen Liu Appointed as an Independent Director BEIJING, Sept. 29 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ChinaEdu Corporation (Nasdaq: CEDU) ("ChinaEdu" or the "Company"), an educational services provider in China, today announced the election of Mr. Tianwen Liu as an independent director, and the...

2008-09-29 20:00 1112

Noah Education Founders Terminate Previously-Established Rule 10b5-1 Trading Plans

SHENZHEN, China, Sept. 29 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Noah Education Holdings Ltd. ("Noah") (NYSE: NED), a leading provider of interactive education content in China, today announced that its three founding members, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Mr. Dong Xu, Director and Chief Technology Offic...

2008-09-29 20:00 676

Noah Education Updates Financial Guidance for the First Quarter of Fiscal Year 2009

SHENZHEN, China, Sept. 26 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Noah Education Holdings Ltd. ("Noah") (NYSE: NED), a leading provider of interactive education content in China, today revised its financial guidance for the first quarter of fiscal year 2009. Noah now expects net revenue to range from RMB2...

2008-09-26 04:15 818

OMNOVA Solutions Supports Scholarship Grant to Shanghai Jiao Tong University Environmental Program

SHANGHAI, China, Sept. 24 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- (NYSE: OMN) -- OMNOVA Solutions today announced its support for a grant of US$5,000 (approx. 34,200 RMB) to Shanghai Jiao Tong University Education Development Foundation. The grant will fund scholarships for students attending the University's ...

2008-09-24 22:19 928

ChinaEdu Names Lily Liu Chief Financial Officer

BEIJING, Sept. 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- ChinaEdu Corporation (Nasdaq: CEDU) ("ChinaEdu" or "the Company"), an educational services provider in China, today announced that Ms. Qianli (Lily) Liu has been appointed as the Company's Chief Financial Officer, effective October 8, 2008. "We are...

2008-09-19 04:15 897

Chinese Volunteers Go Global with aifly

BEIJING, Sept. 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- As the Paralympic Games draw to a close, the official Language Training and Testing Supplier of the Beijing Olympics, aifly Education Technology Company, continues to work with volunteer organizations in China and internationally to give China's Olympic ...

2008-09-19 07:36 804

Hewitt Appoints New Regional Consulting Leader for Asia Pacific and New Market Manager for the China Market

SHANGHAI, Sept. 9 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Hewitt Associates, a global human resources consulting and outsourcing company, today announced the appointment of Smita Anand, based in Shanghai, as Asia Pacific Consulting leader, and the appointment of Jenny Li, based in Beijing, as the China Market le...

2008-09-09 23:30 1112

U.S., Europe Trail Developing Economies for Best Job Opportunities, According to Korn/Ferry Executive Quiz

-- 64 Percent of Executives Say BRIC Nations Offer Best Jobs in Today's Economy LOS ANGELES, Sept. 10 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Executives around the world overwhelmingly favor developing economies over the more established global powers such as the United States, Europe and Japan f...

2008-09-10 18:00 868

China Distance Education Holdings Limited to Attend the Credit Suisse Asian Technology Conference

BEIJING, Sept. 8 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Distance Education Holdings Limited (NYSE: DL) (“CDEL”, or the “Company”), a leading provider of online education in China focusing on professional education, announced today that management will attend the Credit Suisse Asian Technolog...

2008-09-08 21:00 976

ChinaEdu Corporation to Present at the Susquehanna International Group Second Annual Beijing Management Summit

BEIJING, Sept. 8 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ChinaEdu Corporation (Nasdaq: CEDU) ("ChinaEdu" or "the Company"), an educational services provider in China, is scheduled to present at the Susquehanna International Group (SIG) Second Annual Beijing Management Summit taking place from Septe...

2008-09-08 20:00 922

MYST Updates the Progress of MyStarU Franchise Program

FOSHAN, China, Sept. 5 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- MyStarU.com, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: MYST; Frankfurt Stock Exchange: TQF) announced today its MyStarU Franchise Program is progressing excellently. MyStarU Franchise Program, the online vocational education business, charges users a monthly ...

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