as the first city-wide trial, something which could be extended into other cities in the future. The two companies already have a partnership in France.
Phil Kemp, global managing director at Regus Third Place
But current trading is challenging. UK search revenues for the first quarter of 2013 were lower than the first quarter in 2012. However, the firm has expanded into the US, Singapore and France where business
are expected to pick up in the next six months,” Swiss Staffing said.
Compared to other European countries, the Swiss market decline is relatively small. France, for instance, has been badly hit by a slowdown
, a shift towards reduced working hours, and the replacement of middle and relatively well-paid jobs with lower paid jobs in the private sector.
TUC General Secretary, Frances O'Grady, said people have taken
the company expects to make annual savings of €2.5 million, following a change in management structures. The family business operates in the Netherlands, France, UK, Germany, Switzerland and Belgium where
, despite the economic crisis good wage growth was recorded in eleven countries over this period. Bulgaria was the standout performer with +5.4% growth followed by more modest gains in France (+0.8), Germany
entitlement, and cannot work elsewhere without permission from their zero-hour contract employer.
Frances O’Grady, general secretary of the Trade Union Confederation (TUC), said to the Independent: “These