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
of India (93%), China (91%), and Singapore (93%). The pressure appears to be less severe in Western Europe but there is still clear pressure on HR teams. HR executive in Germany (61%) and in France (75
, 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