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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...

Number of Unemployed Reduced by 98,000 as Tourist Season Starts in Greece

The number of registered unemployed is reduced by almost 98,000 in April as the tourist season started in Greece, according to the Greek Statistical...

Greece Remains Champion of Unemployment in the Eurozone

Although Greece's unemployment rate dropped slightly in February, the country is still the champion for unemployment in the Eurozone. According to the latest statistics released by...

European Commission ‘Snips’ Greece’s Economic Forecasts

The European Commission forecast for Greece's economic figures is not as optimistic as the one presented by Athens. Specifically, the European Commission sees growth of...

Greek Youth the Most Disappointed in Europe

Young Europeans are disappointed and worried about their future, but Greek youth are the most disappointed of all as 82% believe that their lives...

Greece Is the Champion of Unemployment in the EU: At 23.5% in January

Unemployment in Greece remained stable at 23.5% in January 2017, compared to December 2016, according to Eurostat data released today. Unemployment remained stable in the...

Almost 1.5 Million Greeks Live in Extreme Poverty

Almost 1.5 million Greeks live in extreme poverty, most of them unemployed and young, a recent study by the diaNEOsis non government organization says. Specifically,...

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