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employment agency

n.
An agency that finds jobs for people seeking them and finds people to fill particular jobs.

employment agency

n
(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) a private firm whose business is placing people in jobs

employ′ment a′gency


n.
an agency that helps to find jobs for people or assists employers in filling vacant positions.
[1885–90, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.employment agency - an agency that finds people to fill particular jobs or finds jobs for unemployed peopleemployment agency - an agency that finds people to fill particular jobs or finds jobs for unemployed people
agency - a business that serves other businesses
Translations
agencija za zaposlovanje

employment agency

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According to Emirates News Agency (WAM), UAE Labour Minister Saqr Al Ghobash on Saturday issued a new ordinance with regard to licensing and regulation of private employment agencies in the country.
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A draft law that would regulate the work of private employment agencies was discussed yesterday at a public hearing on labour migration supported by the OSCE Centre in Bishkek.

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