Labour market on mend as March unemployment rate eases to 12.2 pctEconomyMacroeconomy
Greece’s seasonally adjusted (SA) unemployment rate dropped marginally to 12.2 percent in March, from a slightly downward revised 12.7 percent in February, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data showed on Wednesday.
Tourism jobs deliver highest April hiring balance on record at 124,365EconomyMacroeconomy
Greece’s employment balance made a remarkable recovery in April after two subdued, pandemic-impacted years as 124,365 more hirings than departures were recorded, according to data from the Labour Ministry’s Ergani information system.
Parties rehearse arguments on social policy as labour law comes to votePoliticsGreek Politics
With cost-of-living worries topping the agenda for voters, the main political parties are beginning to focus more intently on social policy, which is expected to become a hotly contested ground as elections loom on the horizon.
Unemployment remains at 12.8 pct in Feb, lowest since summer 2010EconomyMacroeconomy
Greece’s seasonally adjusted (SA) unemployment rate was broadly stable at 12.8 percent in February, from a slightly revised 12.9 percent in January, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data showed on Wednesday.
Hirings turn positive, but with low balance, in FebEconomyMacroeconomy
Greece’s employment balance turned positive in February with 15,189 more hirings than departures, according to data from the Labour Ministry’s Ergani information system.
Unemployment broadly unchanged at 13.2 pct in Q4EconomyMacroeconomy
Movement in Greece’s non-seasonally adjusted unemployment rate paused in the final quarter of last year, staying broadly unchanged at 13.2 percent in Q4, from 13 percent in Q3, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) figures showed on Wednesday.
Unemployment rate unchanged at 12.8 pct in Jan, employment rises by more than 300,000 YoYEconomyMacroeconomy
Greece’s seasonally adjusted (SA) unemployment rate stayed unchanged at 12.8 percent in January, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data showed on Wednesday.
Employment data for 2021 shows 88.3 pct of firms have up to 10 staff, 1 in 5 workers earns below 500 eurosEconomy
A special publication by the Labour Ministry based on data from the Ergani database presents the latest digest of the Greek labour market and a profile of Greek entrepreneurship.
Employment balance negative by 25,804 in Jan as pandemic support is wound downEconomyMacroeconomy
Greece’s employment balance stayed negative in January as departures outpaced hires by 25,804, according to data from the Labour Ministry’s Ergani information system.
Traditional sectors carry burden of job creation as unemployment levels fallEconomyMacroeconomy
Having weathered the pandemic over the last two years, Greece’s labour market remains on the recovery path it has been following since July 2013, when monthly unemployment rate peaked at 28 pct and 1.36 million Greeks were out of employment.