employment agency

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employment agency

a business which acts as an AGENT on behalf of firms seeking employees and of persons seeking work. Employment agencies maintain lists of job vacancies notified by prospective employers and details of persons seeking work, and match up the two. In addition, they may advertise jobs on behalf of employers and, where instructed, act as recruitment agents by interviewing and shortlisting job applicants.
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The decision to block domestic workers from travelling to Bahrain was taken by the Sri Lankan Foreign Employment Bureau.
Figures published by the Israel Central Bureau of Statistics for Palestinian workers who were given licenses to work in Israel by the Israel Employment Bureau show much the same trend: in 2000 there were 27,700 such workers, while the next year the number dropped to 3,800.
The government provides some compensation for victims of sexual or labor exploitation who register with the Sri Lankan Foreign Employment Bureau.
I've applied for openings at a dozen companies, but none would even give me an interview,'' Mizuno said as he pored over want ads using a computer at an employment bureau in Tokyo's Shinjuku area.
Many companies pay their Cuban employees a small amount to supplement the US$20 to US$40 a month they might earn from the state employment bureau, which provides all workers to foreign companies and embassies.
Workers from Boots opticians, Coventry Building Society and Randstad employment Bureau are among those taking part in a blindfold driving challenge in Fillongley, near Nuneaton.
Employment Bureau in their city and get a list of returning GIs who could fill that particular job.
It served, initially as a series of regional organizations and later centralized in Berlin, as both an employment bureau for actors, musicians, singers, and so on, and an outlet for the arts: theatre, opera, poetry, chamber music, and larger-scale orchestral works.
At a leading merchant bank, 94 per cent of employees are on contracts from an employment bureau.
Tenders are invited for Strengthening of re-furbishing for svu employment bureau at tirupati in chittoor district
Agencies can recruit housemaids but job order and other papers have to be attested by embassy here and employment bureau in Lanka.
Joy Howes, Office Manager in Charge of the Employment Bureau at Women at Work said, it is wonderful to see Namibian women begin to dream and discover that they can take their destiny in their own hands and that by working hard they can obtain better living conditions for their families.

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