Thursday, May 15, 2008
JOBS IN 08
Accronding to Ma Foi Management Consultants Education, health and hospitality sectors may replace the IT/ITeS sector as the largest job creators in the country this year.hospitality sector will be the largest — an addition of 430,000 jobs, from 6.16 million in 2007 to 6.59 million in 2008.The education sector, including training and consultancy, however, is expected to add 166,000 employees. In 2007, the sector had employed 10.2 million people, which could go up to 10.4 million people this year. health sector will offer job opportunities to 290,000 more people, from 3.32 million in 2007 to 3.61 million in 2008.IT and ITeS sector, so far considered the largest job provider, is expected to add only 130,000 jobs, taking the employee strength to 1.93 million in 2008 from 1.8 million last year.