ΕΛΣΤΑΤ: Immigrants and their children are in the worst position in the labor market

The employment rate in Greece last year was almost the same for people born in Greece to Greek parents and for people born abroad (50.4% and 50.7% respectively). In contrast, the employment rate was much lower (33.4%) for second-generation immigrants. This follows from a special study ΕΛΣΤΑΤ on the position of immigrants and their direct […]

Labor: who works the most?

“We spend a third of our lives at work.” This phrase is often used in articles and at conferences. However, the number of working hours varies from country to country, and 40-hour workweeks are not the norm for everyone. The International Labor Organization analyzed the working day in 100 countries, and here’s what happened.Obviously, the […]

New employment programs OAED

Six programs aimed at reducing unemployment in Greece are being prepared by the OAED. They are expected to offer 28,400 jobs. Applications can be made gradually, from October to December. OAED management “bets” on programs that have been successfully screened. Programs to be activated: Gaining professional experience for 10,000 unemployed young people under the age […]

7 measures to support employment

In order to further reduce the unemployment rate, young people will receive government support. Within six months, they will receive an amount of 1200 euros from the state upon their first employment. In the coming months, the Ministry of Labor will implement seven programs with a total and additional value of € 1.193 billion aimed […]

ΟΑΕΔ: new employment program for the unemployed

New subsidized full-time jobs are offered by the Employment Agency ΟΑΕΔ. The vacancies are for the unemployed who are in the most disadvantaged position. According to the information, the new program of subsidizing jobs for the recruitment of 1,000 unemployed, disadvantaged and especially difficult, will be activated at 9 am on Tuesday 22 June. The […]

Greece is the champion in job cuts

A new study by EuroFound shows that Greece is unfortunately the European champion in job cuts during the Covid-19 health crisis. The statistics, which come daily from European services, describe an extremely negative picture of our country’s actions to overcome the crisis and refute all the well-known arguments put forward by the authorities and pro-government […]