Survey: UK hiring improves strongly on lockdown easing plans
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London (dpa-AFX) - UK recruitment activity improved sharply in March on hopes of a return to normal operations as the government announced plans to ease the coronavirus pandemic-linked lockdown measures.
Permanent placement growth hit a near six-year high, while temp billings expanded at the quickest rate since November 2017, results of the latest KPMG and REC, UK Report on Jobs survey showed Thursday.
IHS Markit collected the survey data from March 12 to 25.Vacancies expanded at the quickest pa ...