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UK — Michael Page seeing recovery in several markets

5 March 2010

  Michael Page International Plc (MPI:LSE), the specialist professional recruitment company, announces full year results for the year ended 31 December 2009. Revenues were down by -26% from 972.8 million Pounds in 2008 to 716.6 million Pounds in 2009. On a constant currency basis revenues were...


UK — Michael Page seeing recovery in several markets

5 March 2010

Michael Page International Plc (MPI:LSE), the specialist professional recruitment company, announces full year results for the year ended 31 December 2009. Revenues were down by -26% from 972.8 million Pounds in 2008 to 716.6 million Pounds in 2009. On a constant currency basis revenues were dow...


Spain — Public-private partnership in temporary employment is beginning to happen

5 March 2010

The Spanish government's job centres (SPEE) and temporary employment agency group Nortempo have signed an agreement to collaborate on finding temporary employment for job seekers. The contract will last for a year with an extension clause for further years. Nortempo will advertise its job vaca...


Spain — Public-private partnership in temporary employment is beginning to happen

5 March 2010

  The Spanish government's job centres (SPEE) and temporary employment agency group Nortempo have signed an agreement to collaborate on finding temporary employment for job seekers. The contract will last for a year with an extension clause for further years. Nortempo will advertise its job...


Spain — Job offers for qualified personnel fall by -16%

5 March 2010

  A labour market report entitled 'Informe Infoempleo 2009' compiled by job portal www.infoempleo.com and the Spanish subsidiary of staffing giant Adecco has been presented to the public by the Secretary General for Employment, Maravillas Rojo. The report reveals that job offers for qualified w...


Spain — Job offers for qualified personnel fall by -16%

5 March 2010

A labour market report entitled 'Informe Infoempleo 2009' compiled by job portal www.infoempleo.com and the Spanish subsidiary of staffing giant Adecco has been presented to the public by the Secretary General for Employment, Maravillas Rojo. The report reveals that job offers for qualified work...


Ireland — Unemployment up to 12.6% but 'Live Register' slightly down in February

4 March 2010

According to the latest data published by the Central Statistics Office (CSO), the standardised unemployment rate in February 2010 was 12.6%. This compares with 12.4% in Q3 2009. However, the so-called 'Live Register', which includes people who work up to three days a week and seasonal and casua...


UK — Robert Walters results ahead of expectations

4 March 2010

Robert Walters Plc (RWA:LSE), the staffing and Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) group, today announces preliminary results for the year ended 31 December 2009. Revenues decreased by -11% from 337.3 million Pounds in 2008 to 300.4 million Pounds in 2009. Net fee income fell by -25% from 138....


France — Temporary employment growth between 2% to 3% in February 2010

4 March 2010

According to the latest data from the Temporary Employers Association (PRISME), temporary employment in France has grown for the first time since March 2008 in February 2010, albeit at the low rate of between 2% to 3%.   The industry has been in free fall since March 2008 with negative growth of...


UK — Kelly Services appoints new General Manager for the UK and Ireland

4 March 2010

  John Callagher has been appointed General Manager of Kelly Services, the workforce management company. Callagher will be responsible for Kelly Services' UK and Ireland staffing operations and financial recruitment arm, Toner Graham. Callagher joins the company with a wealth of experience in t...