Provisions in the act allow companies to temporarily cut workers' salaries, or hours during times of economic difficulty. These measures were inspired by Germany's "Kurzarbeit" rules that have helped
-Pacific region is down by 46%, ROW fell by 25%. In Germany, where Hays are specialised in the IT sector, net fees experienced a relatively mild reduction of only 7%. The more favourable Euro and Australian Dollar
Across the Euro area, CLI was up by +0.5 in February 2010 compared to the previous month. Year-on-year it was up by +12.8.
In Germany, CLI was up by +0.8 in February 2010 compared to the previous month