Hiring expectations were strongest in China and Hong Kong, with the banking and finance sector showing the highest hiring potential across all three markets, Mike Game, CEO of Hudson Asia said on CNBC.
Results from the report found 65 percent of Chinese employers, predominantly in Beijing and Shanghai, expected headcount growth to be at its highest level since the first quarter of 2006.
65 percent of Hong Kong decision makers also expected to add headcount in the July-Sept. quarter.
In Singapore, 57 percent of the employers polled said they would expand their workforce, marking the strongest increase since the first quarter of 2001.
1,500 decision makers were surveyed in The Hudson Report.
Salaries Set to Rise
The survey also found that employers in all three markets were willing to increase salaries to keep top talent.