Banglalink to facilitate youth employment thru Kormo jobs

Staff Correspondent

2 February, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Banglalink has entered a strategic partnership with Kormo Jobs by Google to facilitate youth employment.

Under this partnership, Banglalink is going to host kiosks for Kormo Jobs at its customer centres in Dhaka and Chattogram.

At the kiosks, Kormo representatives will assist job-seekers in finding employment opportunities and accessing learning resources through the Kormo Jobs app.

Kormo Jobs will also hold regular training sessions on CV writing, interview tips, and other topics on jobs search as part of the initiative.

Chief Executive Officer, Banglalink Erik Aas made the partnership announcement virtually while Posts and Telecommunications Minister Mustafa Jabbar was present as the chief guest, said a press release.

Mustafa Jabbar said, “This kind of partnership between two tech organizations can significantly contribute to the making of a digitally advanced nation we envision today.“

“The youth of our country need to utilize such digital platforms to open up more career building opportunities,” he added while appreciating the joint-initiative.

In addition, Erik Aas said, “We believe that making more job opportunities and learning resources accessible through digital platforms is an effective way to foster employment in a country like Bangladesh.“

“Our strategic partnership with Kormo Jobs will help more job-seekers take advantage of the platform and find opportunities according to their skill sets,” he added.