New employment program for the unemployed with a salary of 951 euros

It is very hard for people aged 45 years and older in terms of the fact that they cannot find a job. In particular, they cannot find work, both because of the working conditions and because companies prefer younger people. ΔΥΠΑ/ΟΑΕΔ continues to develop a business subsidy program to employ 10,000 unemployed people aged 45 […]

ΕΛΣΤΑΤ reported a reduction in unemployment

Greek Statistical Office ΕΛΣΤΑΤ estimates the country’s unemployment rate in May 2022 at 12.5% ​​and the number of unemployed at 596,056. In the same month a year ago, there were 998,322 unemployed registered in the ΟΑΕΔ. According to ΕΛΣΤΑΤ, unemployment fell to 12.5% ​​in May from 15.6% in May 2021, also compared to April 2022, […]

Mitsotakis – unemployed: "You do not have a job because you do not have qualifications and skills"

Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis addressed the unemployed, calling them “professional unemployed”, arguing that “they do not find work because they lack the appropriate basic qualifications and skills.” Speaking in parliament in defense of the new bill “Jobs Again” (“Δουλειές Ξανά”), the prime minister blamed the lack of work on the unemployed, and not on low […]

Greece: Unemployment down 4.4%, wages up

Encouraging data on the labor market, unemployment and wages came from ELSTATaccording to the Ministry of Labor. In particular, according to ELSTAT, unemployment “has decreased by 4.4 percentage points since the ND came to power in the country. (from 17.2% when SYRIZA was defeated in the 2019 elections to 12.8% in January 2022).” Basic data […]