Tue 3rd Apr 2012
QES 2012 Quarter 1 Results
Quarterly Economic Survey: Business confidence improves as companies look to better future
The Q1 2012 Quarterly Economic Survey shows more companies expect to hire additional workers over the next three months.
Overall confidence is up with most firms expecting an improvement in turnover and profitability over the next 12 months. However, the continuing weakness in domestic sales, especially in the manufacturing sector, shows that the economy still faces many challenges.
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