Red lights flash for German job portals

12 Jun 2012
Job portal Monster released its job ad statistics for May yesterday, and it contained the first signs that bad news is heading Germany’s way. In the past months Germany’s economy kept on creating jobs*, while other countries in the EU were shedding jobs at an alarming rate. In May Germany’s job portals cumulatively had 19 percent more job ads listed than a year earlier (May 2011), w

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Christo Volschenk

Christo Volschenk is managing editor of the news on and our senior analyst covering Naspers. He brings more than 31 years of experience in business journalism to the team - the last 18 years focused on classifieds and e-commerce. Apart from working closely with the AIM Group, Christo is a freelance journalist, content manager, and copy editor. Before branching out on his own, he spent 15 years with Naspers in South Africa as journalist, economics editor and online project manager. He now spends most his day editing the news reported by 23 colleagues in 23 countries from his base in Stuttgart, Germany.