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CHICAGO, July 1, 2003 -, the smarter recruitment resource for finding better candidates and jobs in the U.S., and, a leading Asian online recruitment company, announced a strategic partnership to bring more employment resources to companies and job seekers across the globe. and will place links to one another's Web sites on their home pages and sell job postings for one another's sites to their respective clients in the U.S., Singapore, India, Malaysia and the Philippines.

"Setting up operations in another country or looking for a position abroad is a challenging undertaking, especially if you don't have the right resources to support your efforts," said Matt Ferguson, chief operating officer for " is continually growing its recruitment network to give companies and job seekers a diverse, far-reaching support structure. Our partnership with strengthens this structure and provides more options for our target audiences." offers over seven million resumes and more than 400,000 job postings from 25,000 of the U.S.'s top employers. The company combines the power of online and print with the 130 newspapers of its partners Gannett Co., Tribune Company and Knight Ridder. has more than 10,000 multinational and regional companies as customers and has a subscriber base of nearly 2 million.

"We operate in a borderless world where talent and opportunities are no longer restricted by geographical constraints," said Mark Chang, chief executive officer of "Our vision has always been to build Asia's largest human capital bank - a place where companies can come to find the best talent to meet their employment needs whether locally or halfway around the world. We believe that this relationship with will further cement's position as the place Asia's job seekers go for the best employment opportunities." offers strategic online products such as the confidential Personal Search Agent that hunts for job opportunities in expressed areas of interest and automatically emails them to job seekers. also gives job seekers the choice to search by industry, location and job type, and provides online career assessments, coaching for interviews and tips for salary negotiations. In addition, offers easy job postings, online career fairs, a fresh resume database, and profiles of skilled and hourly workers. provides end-to-end solutions for job seekers and human resource professionals seeking to recruit quality candidates. Some of its products include LiNa job alerts, a job-matching and notification tool for job seekers, and SiVA, its award-winning recruitment management software which automates all recruitment activities for companies using the Internet. also has a team of trained consultants who can perform initial pre-screening and interview functions.'s latest services include JobStreet IMPACT, a service to power corporate recruitment sites, and JobStreet CAMPUS, a service aimed at sourcing and placement for recent graduates.

About is one of Asia's leading online recruitment companies and operates the popular career site,, with over two million members. has physical offices based in India, Singapore, Malaysia and Philippines and a customer base of over 10,000 corporations operating in Asia. In 2001, it won the 2000 Asia-Pacific Multimedia Super Corridor Information Technology & Telecommunications Awards for the Best Software Applications category for its ASP-based SiVA recruitment management application. At the @MY2000 and @MY2001 Malaysia Internet Awards, was twice named the Internet Company of the Year. For more information about please visit

About is a leading online source for maximizing recruitment dollars and optimizing job searches with superior products, customer service and technology. With a unique combination of national, local and niche audiences, makes it easy for recruiters to reach the most qualified candidates with industry-leading market research data and support. Job seekers can search for the right job from more than 400,000 continuously updated postings, representing more than 25,000 of the top employers in virtually every industry, field and location. Together with Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE:GCI), Tribune Company (NYSE:TRB), and Knight Ridder, Inc. (NYSE:KRI), includes the Web's top newspaper sites - the most trusted employment sources in recruiting. For more information about products and services, call 888-670-TEAM or visit Media Contact
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