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Peru Leads Employers’ Hiring Intentions Global Survey for First Quarter 2009

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According to a survey conducted by research firm Manpower, Peru leads the #1 position in the world in terms of employers’ hiring intentions for Q1 2009 with a score of 24%. Costa Rica and India were in second and third place with 19% and 18%, respectively.

Despite the current financial crisis, Peru has become one of the most attractive countries for investment. In Peru, the financial services industry shows the largest percentage (46%), followed by the transportation and public services industry with 30%.

The lowest scores belonged to Singapore with -31%, followed by Ireland with -12%, and Spain and Italy both with -9%.

On March 10, 2009, results for Q2 2009 will be announced.

For more information and to read the full report, click here for an El Comercio article.

Written by Catherine Castro

December 9, 2008 at 9:37 am