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’s Q2 profit more than doubles

Info EdgeInfo Edge (India) Ltd has reported a more than doubling of net profit for the fiscal second quarter, as earnings from the Naukri.com hiring services business jumped and losses at its 99acres.com real-estate portal shrank. Standalone net profit for the quarter through September surged to Rs 80.07 crore from Rs 30.81 crore a year earlier, […]

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