Three in 10 workers in part-time jobs, earning less than 400 eurosSociety
Figures from the Unified Social Security Fund (EFKA) have revealed that around 30 percent of all paid employment falls under part-time work, with corresponding salaries remaining low.
Spending on pensions down by 30.9 mln in DecemberEconomyMacroeconomy
The Labour Ministry's Computer Centre for Social Security Services (IDIKA) published recently a report from the Unified System of Control and Pension Payments (ILIOS), which estimates pension payments on a monthly basis.
Unemployment rate at 20.9 pct in November, slight upward revision for OctoberEconomyMacroeconomy
Greece’s seasonally adjusted (SA) unemployment rate came to 20.9 percent in November after October’s figure was revised upward to 20.9 percent, Hellenic Statistical Authority’s (ELSTAT) data showed on Thursday.
Net job hirings balance positive by 15,315 in DecemberEconomyMacroeconomy
The employment balance returned to positive territory in December as hirings outpaced departures by 15,315, data from the Labour Ministry’s Ergani information system revealed on Monday.
Unemployment rate at 20.7 pct in October, previous month revised upwardsEconomyMacroeconomy
Greece’s seasonally adjusted (SA) unemployment rate came to 20.7 percent in October after the upward revision of September’s figure to 20.8 percent, Hellenic Statistical Authority’s (ELSTAT) data showed on Thursday.
Countdown begins for multi-bill, coalition eyes minimum wage increaseEconomyProgramme
The countdown to the submission of the multi-bill that will aim to address many of the prior actions the government has to complete as part of the third review has begun.
Number of private sector employees rises in 2017 but wages fallEconomyMacroeconomy
The annual data from the Labour Ministry’s information system (Ergani) detailed the figures on private sector companies and workers in 2017.
Unemployment rate falls to 20.2 pct in Q3, lowest for almost six yearsEconomyMacroeconomy
The Greek non-seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate fell to 20.2 percent in the third quarter (Q3) of 2017 from 21.1 percent in Q2, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) figures showed on Thursday.
Wages index improves 0.9 pct in Q3, declines 0.7 percent YoYEconomyMacroeconomy
The seasonally adjusted (SA) Wages Index recorded its first negative reading after seven months when it fell by 0.7 percent year-on-year in Q3 2017, after edging up by 0.5 percent in the previous quarter, ELSTAT figures revealed on Wednesday.
Net job hirings balance for November turns negative by 39,221EconomyMacroeconomy
The employment balance was negative in November for a second straight month as hirings fell short of departures by 39,221, data from the Labour Ministry’s Ergani information system revealed on Tuesday.