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Denmark — Internet job board market halves in 2009

15 March 2010

  Jobindex (JOBNDX:CPH) the Denmark-based Internet job database operator, today publishes figures about the Danish labour market in its annual report. The total Danish Internet job advertisement market grew from approximately 21.9 million Euro in 2003 to 46.7 million Euro in 2008 but then halve...


Germany — Third temporary employers' association starts minimum salary negotiations

15 March 2010

As the third German employers' organisation for temporary employment, the Interest Grouping of Temporary Employers (iGZ) today starts negotiations on minimum salaries with the Federation of German Unions (DGB). The move comes after the recent agreements between The Federal Association of Tempora...


UK — Inquiry uncovers mistreatment of migrant and agency workers

15 March 2010

  An inquiry by the Equality and Human Rights Commission, a statutory body under the Equality Act of 2006, has uncovered widespread evidence of the mistreatment and exploitation of migrant and staffing agency workers in the meat and poultry processing sector. One third of the permanent workforc...


UK — Applicants must speak Polish

15 March 2010

  Forza AW, a major supplier of cooked meat to Asda supermarkets (part of Walmart) has been accused of anti-British discrimination because of advertising jobs via staffing agency OSR Recruitment with the proviso that applicants must speak Polish even though their place of work would be in the UK...


Europe — Industrial production up by 1.8% in the EU in January 2010

15 March 2010

  According to the latest estimates released by the Statistical Office of the European Union (Eurostat), seasonally adjusted industrial production grew by 1.7% in the sixteen countries who share the Euro as their common currency (EA16) and by 1.8% in the whole European Union (EU27) In January 20...


UK — Applicants must speak Polish

15 March 2010

Forza AW, a major supplier of cooked meat to Asda supermarkets (part of Walmart) has been accused of anti-British discrimination because of advertising jobs via staffing agency OSR Recruitment with the proviso that applicants must speak Polish even though their place of work would be in the UK, T...


Europe — Industrial production up by 1.8% in the EU in January 2010

15 March 2010

According to the latest estimates released by the Statistical Office of the European Union (Eurostat), seasonally adjusted industrial production grew by 1.7% in the sixteen countries who share the Euro as their common currency (EA16) and by 1.8% in the whole European Union (EU27) In January 2010...


UK — Inquiry uncovers mistreatment of migrant and agency workers

15 March 2010

An inquiry by the Equality and Human Rights Commission, a statutory body under the Equality Act of 2006, has uncovered widespread evidence of the mistreatment and exploitation of migrant and staffing agency workers in the meat and poultry processing sector. One third of the permanent workforce a...


Germany — Third temporary employers' association starts minimum salary negotiations

15 March 2010

  As the third German employers' organisation for temporary employment, the Interest Grouping of Temporary Employers (iGZ) today starts negotiations on minimum salaries with the Federation of German Unions (DGB). The move comes after the recent agreements between The Federal Association of Temp...


Denmark — Internet job board market halves in 2009

15 March 2010

Jobindex (JOBNDX:CPH) the Denmark-based Internet job database operator, today publishes figures about the Danish labour market in its annual report. The total Danish Internet job advertisement market grew from approximately 21.9 million Euro in 2003 to 46.7 million Euro in 2008 but then halved t...