Veena Ramdhur, Marketing Manager BPML, a thousand jobs are at stake. Among the companies that recruit include Middlesex University, Orange Business Services, Outremer Telecom, Accenture, and Alentaris CCA International.
Organizers say they expect large crowds since unemployment prevails because of the difficult economic situation. A report by the National Economic and Social Council (NESC) published last November, indicates that there is 20,000 of which 5,000 young graduates who are unemployed. The unemployment rate for 2013 was 8.2%.
At the Mauritius Employers' Federation (MEF), it was noted that the recovery based on two main pillars, namely an improvement of the global economic situation and budgetary measures, including the renewal of the Youth Employment Programme (YEP) and the introduction of Dual Apprenticeship Scheme and the Back to Work Scheme for women.
"We are optimistic about growth and job creation. Moreover, early this year, many of our members to strengthen their workforce. Holders of employment sectors are IT, accounting, finance and insurance. There are also other areas where there are job opportunities but little interest of young people whose hospitality and production, "do we advance at the employers' body.
Just as the private sector, the public sector also recruits. In total, approximately 900 positions are under the Civil Establishment Order. Thus, the number of Police Women Constables increase from 677 to 733, that of the Medical Officers of 681-757, the firefighters of 634 to 710, that of Human Resource Executives from 161 to 202, the Office of Management Assistants 574 636 or that of Confidential Secretaries of 416-450. The Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions, the National Coast Guard, the Department of Social Security and the Ministry of Gender Equality, Child Development and Well-being of the family are among the institutions that will be expanded .