India most optimistic on hiring plans for next 3 months: Survey

Written by Press Trust of India | New Delhi | Updated: Mar 12 2014, 11:15am hrs
India has emerged as the most optimistic nation in terms of hiring plans for the next three months, and sectors such as aviation, IT & ITeS and retail are likely to see an increase in payrolls.

According to the Employment Outlook Survey released by workforce solutions major ManpowerGroup, 41% of the surveyed Indian employers are expected to add on to their staff levels in the second quarter of this calendar year.

"Government initiatives, increased industry participation, rise of start-up ventures and emergence of India as an investment destination are some of the key factors that have fuelled the economys growth," Manpower Group India Group MD AG Rao said.