. The Netherlands, the firm’s most challenging market, recorded year-on-year gross profit growth of 21%. Other notable performances were in France (37% of EMEA up 21% in constant currency); Germany (15% of EMEA up 39
charges were $0.03 per share in the second quarter of 2010 and the impairment and restructuring charges totalled $1.52 per share in the second quarter of 2009.
In France, Q2 revenue was up by +7.4% from
of the third quarter, and trends continued into September.
Industrial workers accounting for nearly half of Adecco revenue and office and IT workers are its next biggest segment. Its top markets are France
in the Belgian labour market. However, online recruitment activity in January 2011 was down from December 2010 aligning with the seasonal precedent for the start of each year.
France: Online job demand
in the UK and fewer than 20% in countries such as France and Germany have received anti-corruption training, despite the recent regulatory focus on anti-corruption efforts.
Failure of compliance leadership
%), Germany (+37%), Netherlands (+35%), Spain (+27%), Switzerland (+26%), Belgium (+23%) and France (+19%). Growth in Portugal was less strong at +7%.
Countries in Central and Eastern Europe also performed