Workforce Management/Human Resources

Pushing Malaysia Towards a Centre of Excellence -- The Malaysia HR Congress 2007

SINGAPORE, Sept. 20 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- As Malaysia moves towards developed nation status and with its growth forecasted to be more than 6.5% annually, competition for talent in Malaysia has never been tougher. With Malaysian companies expanding to global markets and entering a knowledge-b...

2007-09-20 17:40 743

Kellogg School of Management Introduces Online Research Digest

- Knowledge product brings latest business insights to wide audience - EVANSTON, Ill., Sept. 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University today announced the launch of Kellogg Insight, a Web-based research digest that highlights Kellogg facu...

2007-09-19 04:59 804

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Launches Worldwide Scholarship Program

Discovery Scholarship Recipients Will Receive Full Financial Support for Current First Degree Programs and for KAUST Graduate Programs DHAHRAN, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Sept. 7 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), a new world-class graduate rese...

2007-09-07 12:01 887

New Oriental Announces Changes to its Board of Directors

BEIJING, Sept. 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- New Oriental Education & Technology Group Inc. (NYSE: EDU), the largest provider of private educational services in China, is pleased to announce the appointment of a new independent director, Dr. John Zhuang Yang, to the Company’s board of directors. ...

2007-09-03 16:00 1032

51job, Inc. Announces Resignation of Director and Election of New Board Member

SHANGHAI, China, Aug. 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- 51job, Inc. (Nasdaq: JOBS), a leading provider of integrated human resource services in China, announced today that Mr. Shan Li retired from the Company’s Board of Directors at the 2007 annual shareholder meeting held on August 30, 2007 in Shan...

2007-08-30 17:00 830

China Education Alliance, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2007 Results

HARBIN, China, Aug. 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Education Alliance, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CEDA) ("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-...

2007-08-15 20:30 880

China Education Alliance Inc. Retains CCG Elite

HARBIN, China, Aug. 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Education Alliance, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CEDA) ("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-...

2007-08-15 19:30 1108

Manpower Inc. to be the Pilot Global Foreign Multinational Corporation to Obtain a Temporary Staffing License

Bringing Its Nearly 60-years Staffing Experience to China SHANGHAI, China, Aug. 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Manpower, a world leading employment service company, recently obtained a temporary staffing business license. Recognized as an industry expert with nearly 60 years of staffing experien...

2007-08-15 16:00 902

51job, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2007 Financial Results

SHANGHAI, China, Aug. 10 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- 51job, Inc. (Nasdaq: JOBS), a leading provider of integrated human resource services in China, announced today unaudited financial results for the second quarter of 2007 ended June 30, 2007. Second Quarter 2007 Financial Highlights...

2007-08-10 04:30 887

51job, Inc. and Japan's Recruit Sign Agreement to Form New Coupon Advertising Company in China

SHANGHAI, China, Aug. 9 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- 51job, Inc. (Nasdaq: JOBS), a leading provider of integrated human resource services in China, and Recruit Co., Ltd., a leading information services company in Japan serving businesses and consumers in numerous market segments, including h...

2007-08-09 17:00 937

Hewitt Associates Report Reveals Organizations in Asia Pacific are Gearing up to Manage Employee Performance and Rewards

HONG KONG, Aug. 7 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Organizations in Asia are progressively realizing that their critical assets are fast evolving into their most expensive assets and are evincing a greater interest in developing clear metrics that measure returns on compensation, according to the Managi...

2007-08-07 13:00 1081

Kellogg School of Management Introduces Global Course Requirement

EVANSTON, Ill., Aug. 2 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University today announced the introduction of a global course requirement to its MBA curriculum. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20070801/DCW067LOGO ) The requirement of...

2007-08-02 09:54 867

GigaMedia Names Thomas Hui President and Chief Operating Officer

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Aug. 1 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GigaMedia Limited ("GigaMedia" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: GIGM) today announced the appointment of Thomas Hui as President and Chief Operating Officer of the Company with immediate effect. Mr. Hui has served as the Chief Financial ...

2007-08-01 20:15 823

Global Trade Expert Appointed to Global Sources' Board of Directors

HONG KONG, July 31 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Global Sources' (Nasdaq: GSOL) board of directors has appointed Robert Lees, 58, as a member of the board, effective July 30, 2007. Lees fills a vacancy on the board, bringing the total number of directors to eight. (Logo: http://www...

2007-07-31 14:41 1298

51job, Inc. Schedules Second Quarter 2007 Earnings Release and Conference Call on August 9, 2007

SHANGHAI, China, July 31 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- 51job, Inc. (Nasdaq: JOBS), a leading provider of integrated human resource services in China, announced today that it will release unaudited financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2007 after the market closes on Thursday, Au...

2007-07-31 17:00 840

Zhang Yun Steps Down from PacNet's Board

SINGAPORE, July 30 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pacific Internet Limited (Nasdaq: PCNTF), Asia Pacific's largest telco-independent Internet Communications Service Provider by geographic reach, today announced that Ms Zhang Yun has resigned from its Board of Directors ("Board"). As ...

2007-07-30 18:42 746

New Oriental Announces Results for the Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year Ended May 31, 2007

BEIJING, July 24 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- New Oriental Education and Technology Group Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: EDU), the largest provider of private educational services in China, today announced its unaudited financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended May 31, 2007(1). ...

2007-07-24 16:00 1178

Students from 31 Countries Present Public Policy Proposals in Washington, D.C.

WASHINGTON, July 19 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- More than 250 young people from 31 countries gathered in Washington, D.C., July 15-17 to showcase a remarkable international civic education program called Project Citizen. Empowering a New Generation for Democracy: The International Project Citi...

2007-07-19 11:44 944

CCID Consulting: Overcoming the Baffling Dilemma of Staff Cuts

BEIJING, July 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- CCID Consulting, China's leading research, consulting and IT outsourcing service provider, and the first Chinese consulting firm listed in Hong Kong (HKSE: HK08235), gives its thoughts on how to overcome the baffling dilemma of staff cuts. In the ...

2007-07-18 20:00 831

Learning Chinese in China a Dream Come True through the China Education Center

China Education Center Helps Foreign Students Find the Perfect Language Program at China's Top Universities HONG KONG, July 12 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- China Education Center (CEC) helps foreign students who are looking to study Chinese language abroad find the right program matched to their ...

2007-07-12 17:30 833