Marginal drop in February jobless

The number of unemployed persons in Cyprus, registered at the District Labour Offices on the last day of February, reached 14,304 persons, 395 less than the previous month. Seasonally adjusted, the number


U.S. labour market loosens, unevenly

By Moody’s Analytics   The U.S. labour market remains tight, but conditions loosened materially in June. The modest decline in the number of job openings from May to June comes after May’s figure


Cyprus June jobless dips 14.3%

Registered unemployed in Cyprus fell by over 4,000, recording an annual drop of 14.3% in June, from 31,158 last year to 26,694, according to the Statistical Service. Unemployed people registered at the

False dawn for the jobless

The government announced this week it would go green, invest more in a cyclical economy, create 11,000 new jobs, and inject more than €4 bln in the stimulus package. As ambitious and


Cyprus jobless rises by 25% in March

Registered unemployed in Cyprus rose by 25% annually in March to 29,676 as the labour market suffered from lockdowns and the coronavirus pandemic’s prolonged effects. According to the Cyprus Statistical Service, unemployment

Cyprus jobless rises 23% in January to 30,328

Cyprus registered unemployed in January spiked 23% annually, mainly pushed up by jobless rates in trade and construction which were severely hit by restrictions to contain the spread of the pandemic. Compared