July 30, 2020 / 6:27 AM / 14 days ago

Recruiter Robert Walters profit falls almost 80% as lockdowns hit hiring

July 30 (Reuters) - British recruiting firm Robert Walters’ half-year profit fell nearly 80% as coronavirus lockdowns slowed hiring globally.

The company, which operates in over 30 countries, said on Thursday pre-tax profit fell to 4.3 million pounds ($5.57 million) for the six months ended June 30 from 20.9 million pounds a year earlier. ($1 = 0.7717 pounds) (Reporting by Indranil Sarkar in Bengaluru; Editing by Bernard Orr)

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