By: Chiu Po-sheng and Frances Huang
Taipei, June 3 (CNA) About 60 percent of employers in Taiwan are willing to hire first-time jobseekers at a time when many students will graduate and enter the job market, a survey conducted by 1111 Job Bank (1111人力銀行) showed Saturday.
Citing the survey, the job bank said that 60.1 percent of the employers said that they were likely to hire first-time jobseekers this year, up from 56.6 percent in a similar survey conducted last year.
Employers who appeared interested in first-time jobseekers largely came from the service sector, education groups/government agencies, the medical care industry and the agricultural sector. [FULL STORY]