German economy thanks more flexible working hours in the fast recovery beginning January Federal Statistical Office announced that rose in the year 2010 the number of persons in employment living in Germany to the new record of 40,37 million, surpassing it 2008 2010 was the previous record dating back to 35.95 million workers and nearly 4.42 million self-employed persons. Due to flexible working hours, the German economy could recover relatively faster than in other countries. So the average working time increased in 2010 again about 2,3%, due due to termination of short-time working and return of the plants to regular working hours. In all 4 quarters 2010 working hours were again above those of the previous year. Average annual working hours were made per worker around 1340, which corresponds to an increase of 30.6 hours or 2.3% compared to the year 2009. At the same time, the number of unemployed people in the average 2010 decreased 297,000 people to 2.93 million.
Despite the new maximum level of economically active search Companies still strongly for professionals qualified in Germany. Although the number of unfilled vacancies 2010 slightly decreased, always just 843,000 are to occupy. The Internet Agency MetNet GbR headquartered in Munich was founded in 2003 by Andreas Schmidt and deals primarily with Web site marketing. Objective it is to access startup companies and smaller businesses under the arms and to build their presence in the Internet, continues to expand and permanently consolidate. The MetNet GbR operates and supports also the job portal since September 2010. Contact: Andreas Schmidt stone str.17 81667 Munchen, Tel. 089-44499489