Partners With 51job to Expand Into China
CHICAGO, the U.S.'s largest online job site with more than 23 million unique visitors* and over 1.5 million jobs, announced it is adding another partner, 51job, Inc., to its international network to bring more recruitment resources to employers and job seekers. 51job is China's leading human resource services provider and operates , the Web site with the most registered members, the largest resume database and the highest daily traffic in China.

Under the exclusive agreement, and 51job will have links to each other on their sites as well as sell job postings and access to their resume databases. The alliance will provide job seekers in both countries instant access to a multitude of new job opportunities in virtually every industry.

"The recruitment landscape has changed dramatically; employers now need to have access to candidates in multiple countries," said Farhan Yasin, President of the International Group at "Partnering with 51job will not only introduce clients to China's most influential recruitment site and vice versa, it will allow access to the fast-growing Chinese recruitment market."

"We are delighted to collaborate with in the U.S. and Canada," said Rick Yan, President and Chief Executive Officer of 51job, Inc. "We believe this alliance will allow both companies' clients access to millions of potential candidates."

  *comScore Media  Metrix, May 2006

  About 51job

51job, Inc. is a leading provider of integrated human resource services in China with a strong focus on recruitment related services. Offering a broad array of products and services, 51job connects millions of job seekers with employment opportunities and streamlines the recruitment process and human resource administration for tens of thousands of companies in China. Through print advertisements in 51job Weekly and online recruitment services at , both domestic Chinese employers and multinational companies alike are able to attract, identify and recruit new employees. 51job also provides executive search services and a number of other value-added human resource services, including training, business process outsourcing and salary surveys. 51job's nationwide office network in China spans 25 cities operating 23 local editions of 51job Weekly and Hong Kong.

About is the nation's largest online job site with more than 23 million unique visitors and over 1.5 million jobs. Owned by Gannett Co., Inc. , Tribune Company , and The McClatchy Company , the company offers a vast online and print network to help job seekers connect with employers. powers the career centers for more than 900 partners that reach national, local, industry and niche audiences. These include more than 150 newspapers and leading portals such as America Online and MSN. More than 250,000 employers take advantage of's easy job postings, 18 million-plus resumes, Diversity Channel and more. Millions of job seekers visit the site every month to search for opportunities by industry, location, company and job type, sign up for automatic email job alerts, and get advice on job hunting and career management. For more information about products and services, visit .

  Media Contacts:
  Jennifer Sullivan, Director of Corporate Communications
  (773) 527-1164

  51job, Inc.
  Linda Chien, Director of Investor Relations
  (+86-21) 5292-0720


CONTACT: Jennifer Sullivan, Director of Corporate Communications of, +1-773-527-1164, , or
Linda Chien, Director of Investor Relations of 51job, Inc.,
(+86-21) 5292-0720,