Hospitality sector helps to boost job numbers in Sept.
CNATAIPEI -- The number of new job openings in September was up more than 3 percentage points compared to the previous month, mainly driven by vacancies in the hospitality industry, the Council of Labor Affairs said.
October 25, 2013, 12:27 am TWN
About 130,400 new jobs were offered in September, up from 126,200 the previous month, the council said, citing data from government-run employment counseling agencies around the country.
The outcome was mainly driven by increases in the hospitality business, which added 3,679 jobs last month, followed by the wholesale and retail industry, which added 2,870 vacancies.