, but common practice in Germany, Sweden or the Netherlands. Such permanent contracts, coined CDI intérimaire in France, will be used for agency workers at higher skill levels.
“The negotiations between
as trading remains tougher in France, Belgium and the Netherlands where a slowdown in the recruitment sector has badly hit staffing firms. Staffing Industry Analysts’ forecasts for the European recruitment
the Member States, the lowest unemployment rates were recorded in Austria (4.0%) and the Netherlands (4.3%), and the highest rates in Latvia (20.0% in the first quarter of 2010), Spain (19.9%) and Estonia (19
, the lowest unemployment rates were recorded in Austria (3.9%) and the Netherlands (4.4%), and the highest rates in Spain (20.0%), Latvia (20.0% in the first quarter of 2010), and Estonia (19.0% in the first
, the indicator stands well above its long term average.
A majority of member states reported either an improvement or a stabilisation in sentiment. Among the seven largest member states, the Netherlands (+2