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Unemployment in Greece Slides to 21.1% in Second Quarter

The jobless rate in Greece dropped to 21.1 percent in April-to-June from 23.3 percent in the first quarter, according to a Hellenic Statistical Authority...

Greek Unemployment Eases to 21.2 pct, Still Highest in Eurozone

The Greek unemployment rate eased to 21.2 pct in June from 21.5 pct in May and 23.5 pct in June 2016, the Hellenic Statistical...

Greek Unemployment Rate Drops Slightly to 21.7% in May

The unemployment rate in Greece recorded a slight drop to 21.7% in May from 21.8% in April, Eurostat said in a report released on...

Slight Drop in Greece’s Unemployment Rate in May

Greece’s statistics agency ELSTAT announced on Thursday that the unemployment rate dropped slightly to 21.7% in May, from an upwardly revised 21.8% in the...

Eurostat: Greek Unemployment Rate Eased to 21.7% in April

The Greek unemployment rate eased to 21.7 pct in April from 22 pct in March, Eurostat said in a report released here on Monday. In...

Lower Wages and Part Time Work Bring Down Unemployment Figures in Greece

A total 150,000 new jobs in the past three years have brought down the unemployment rate, but this is contributed to lower wages and...

Half of Greeks Between 18-35 Financially Supported by Family

Almost half of young Greeks say that they are financially dependent on their parents or other close relatives, while only 15% expect to find...

Tsipras Hails Drop In Unemployment Sees Increase in Wages

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras hailed the fall in unemployment figures, describing it as the most positive news of the last years. Visiting the Labor...

Brain Drain Gathers Pace as One in Three Greeks Looks for a Job Abroad

A new study highlights the problem in the Greek labor market as more than 30% of Greek unemployed say that they are actively seeking...

The Working Poor: The New Category in Greece’s Labor Market

The deep economic crisis in Greece has created a new group of employees, "the working poor," says Professor of Economics and Social Policy, Savvas...

Six in Ten Greek University Graduates are Paid Less Than €800 per Month

The salaries of six in ten university graduates in Greece are less than 800 euros per month, a Foundation for Economic and Industrial Research...

Study: 1 in 2 Greek Potential Employees Lack Skills the Market Needs

Despite high unemployment figures, Greek businesses find it difficult to hire because one in two potential employees lacks the skills the market requires, a...

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