Drop in available jobs
The number of available jobs in the business sector fell by 5.4% to 41.900 from in March from 44,300 in February, the Central Bureau of Statistics reported today.
The number of available jobs in March amounted to 2% of the 2.08 million business sector jobs. Last week, the Central Bureau of Statistics reported that the unemployment rate fell to 7.3% in February.
The number of available jobs in manufacturing rose 8.4% to 6,400 in March from 5,900 in February. The largest increase in available jobs in the first quarter was for sales staff to 4,730.
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