Will increase share of non-IT jobs on Naukri: Info Edge’s Hitesh Oberoi

Hitesh Oberoi, MD & chief executive, Info EdgeIndia’s largest job portal Naukri.com is looking to expand its offering in order to offset the slump in IT hiring. For parent company Info Edge, Naukri is the most profitable vertical, even as its matrimonial and education verticals steadily inch towards profitability. Info Edge’s real estate vertical, 99acres, has seen a setback due to the […]

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Info Edge invests $147K more in Diro Labs

Invest_thnk_stockHiring portal Naukri.com’s parent Info Edge (India) Ltd has invested an additional Rs 1 crore (roughly $147,000) in contacts management startup Diro Labs, the company said in a stock exchange filing. Earlier this year, Info Edge had invested Rs 3 crore ($450,000) in the company. With the new investment, Info Edge now holds 14.77% stake […]

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Naukri parent Info Edge backs Diro Labs, Unnati Helpers

stakeInfo Edge (India) Ltd has invested in contacts management venture Diro Labs and housekeeping services provider Unnati Helpers, as the parent of hiring portal Naukri.com spreads its bets on startups. The company said in a stock-exchange filing on Wednesday that it purchased an 11.5% stake in Diro Labs for Rs 3 crore (about $450,000) and […]

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