to lose their jobs.
This comes after German manufacturer Audi last week told Staffing Industry Analysts it was going to cut hundreds of temporary jobs at one of its bases in South-Western Germany alone
and Germany. The firm provides temporary employees in sectors including insurance, banking, finance and real estate.
In early trading, the company’s share price was down -1% to €2.95, a -52.4% fall from a year
in the Baltic states of Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia.
Overall, the lowest unemployment rates were recorded in Austria (4.3%), Luxembourg (5.1%), Germany (5.4%) and the Netherlands (5.5%), and the highest
in countries with brighter economic outlooks, including Austria (4.3%), Germany (5.3%), Luxembourg (5.3%) and the Netherlands (5.8%).
The job market worsened in Spain (26.1%) which has one of the highest
, including the United States, Germany, France, Italy, Canada and Brazil, where employers ranked skilled trades as their number one or number two hiring challenge, according to Manpower's 2010 Talent Shortage
.7%), and the highest in the United Kingdom (45.9%), Denmark (43.1%) and France (38.8%).
*EU27 includes Belgium (BE), Bulgaria (BG), the Czech Republic (CZ), Denmark (DK), Germany (DE), Estonia (EE), Ireland (IE
Expat Economics, the first report from the 2010 study, found that the UK, Belgium, Spain, France, Germany and The Netherlands were the worst performing locations when it came to overall wealth, with lower