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Brazil – Dillistone launches executive search software

22 January 2014

Dillistone Systems (DSG: LSE) the UK-based supplier of global executive search software, has today announced the launch of its Portuguese version of FileFinder 10. The new version of the product is primarily designed to cater for the large Brazilian executive search market and joins English,...


World – Private employment services are vital in the fight against unemployment

21 January 2014

Unemployment levels around the world are rising, according to the Global Employment Trends 2014 report from the International Labour Organisation (ILO). The ILO estimates that there were almost 202 million unemployed in 2013, five million more compared with 2012.The bulk of the increase in global...


Singapore – Temporary and permanent recruitment expected to rise

21 January 2014

Firms will be increasing their focus on hiring locally in the coming year, according to a global salary survey by recruitment consultancy firm Robert Walters, reports channelnewsasia.com. The Fair Consideration Framework, to be launched in August to bolster the hiring of Singaporeans, is expected...


Hong Kong – Foreign labour controls may be loosened

21 January 2014

Chief Executive and President of the Executive Council of Hong Kong, Leung Chun-ying has dropped what trade union leaders see as the strongest hint yet that controls on imported overseas labour may be relaxed in a bid to ease the city’s worker shortage, reports the South China Morning Post.Mr Leu...


Russia – Labour migrants to be included in social insurance system

21 January 2014

Russia’s Ministry of Labour and Social Protection has presented a bill to the government regarding the obligatory inclusion of foreign citizens in the country’s social insurance system, reports indrus.in.The bill relates to foreign workers that do not have permanent residency status in Russia, ac...


Singapore – Business expansion drives recruitment growth

21 January 2014

Accounting, finance, and IT professionals will be in high demand in Singapore during the first half of 2014, as businesses expand their products, services and reach, according to the Robert Half Employment Report for the first half of 2014.Robert Half's research is based on a survey of more than...


World – Increased stability at managerial and professional level

20 January 2014

Employment markets at managerial and professional level around the world are stabilising, according to a survey of more than 10,500 organisations in 40 countries by global search and selection firm, Antal International.  The ‘Global Snapshot’ project from Antal International asked businesses...


New Zealand – Oil prospects leading to more jobs

20 January 2014

The announcement last week that international oil and gas recruitment company Air Energi is moving into New Zealand is being described as a vote of confidence for the sector, reports nzherald.co.nz.The company, which has its headquarters in Manchester, is buying Inspirec, a recruitment consultanc...


India – Job creation fell in 2013

20 January 2014

The number of new jobs created in India declined during 2013 when compared with last year, according to a study by Assocham (the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry in India), reports financialexpress.com.According to the report, approximately 550,000 new jobs were generated across India...


Middle East – Labour governance project launched by ILO and EU

20 January 2014

The International Labour Organisation (ILO) and the European Union (EU) have launched a €2.4 million project to help manage labour migration from India, Nepal, and Pakistan to the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries. The EU’s contribution to the project, which will run till May 2016, will be...