of the coin. In contrast to France and the Netherlands, where temporary employees lose their jobs when their placement is over, temporary employees in Germany are usually permanent employees to the staffing
quarterly report with the Securities and Exchange Commission, which is due Friday.
In Europe, Volt provides staffing services in the UK, Belgium, France and Germany, and Telecoms/Software services, under
, in Europe, Robert Half International has staffing and consulting operations in Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, The Netherlands, Spain, Switzerland and the UK
arrangements, and over-time work is used to handle workload peaks in more than two thirds of (68%) companies, in particularly in Germany, the Netherlands, the Nordic countries, Ireland, France and the UK. Fixed
the larger economies in Western Europe were in the UK (59%), France (55%), and Germany (51%). However many of the smaller countries bettered their larger neighbours, namely Switzerland (64%), Austria (58
.9). The ESI in France remained broadly unchanged, while sentiment deteriorated in Poland (-0.7), Italy (-1.2) and even more so in the UK (-2.1).
Sentiment in industry remained broadly unchanged in the EU
this was still better than 2009.
This edition of the Quarterly Labour Market Review takes a closer look at the labour market situations in Bulgaria, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Romania and the United
in Lithuania (-4.9%), Latvia (-2.9%) and Estonia (-2%). In France the increase of labour costs amounted to +3.2% and was notably higher than in Germany. Labour costs in Greece fell by -1% in 2010 on one year