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IMF Estimates Lower Growth Rate for Greece

The IMF new assessment for growth in Greece is at 2 percent of gross domestic product, lower than the 2.6 percent forecast six months...

Most Young Unemployed Greeks Willing to Move for Work

Six out of ten unemployed Greeks aged 20 to 34 are ready to migrate or relocate to another part of Greece in order to...

Greek Jobless Rate Rises in Last Quarter of 2017

The Greek unemployment rate grew to 21.2 percent in the fourth quarter of 2017 from 20.2 percent in the third quarter of 2017, the Hellenic...

Youth Unemployment Still Leads Greek Joblessness

It was revealed on Thursday that Greek unemployment fell to 20.8 percent in December -- a more-than-two-percent decline year-on-year. ELSTAT, the Greek statistics body, issued...

Greek Unemployment Remains Highest in Eurozone

  Greece had the dubious distinction of continuing to top the eurozone's unemployment rate table on Thursday. Eurostat reported that the eurozone average was 8.6 percent...

Greek Unemployment Falls, Remains EU’s Highest

Greece recorded the biggest percentage decline in the unemployment rate among EU countries in October 2017, falling to 20.7 percent of the workforce from...

Unemployment Rises 4.88 pct in November Compared to October

Registered unemployment climbed by 4.88 pct in November compared to October, according to the Greek Employment Manpower Organization (OAED) on Wednesday, adding 40,261 people...

Greeks who Fled the Crisis Speak Out

It is estimated that at least 420,000 Greeks; half of which hold university degrees, left their homeland since the onset of the economic crisis in...

Greek Unemployment Rate Drops to 20.2%

Greece’s unemployment rate fell to 20.2% in July-to-September, from 21.1% in the second quarter, data from the country’s statistics service ELSTAT showed on Thursday. About...

Greek Unemployment Rate Fell to 20.6 pct in August, Eurostat Reports

The unemployment rate in Greece fell to 20.6 pct of the workforce in August, from 20.9 pct in July, Eurostat said on Thursday. In...

Registered Unemployment up by 3% in October

Registered unemployment grew 3.07% in October from September; totaling 824,517 people, the Workforce Employment Organisation (OAED) announced on Monday. In its monthly report, OAED said...

EU Commission Revises 2017 Greek Economic Growth Downwards at 1.6%

At its latest economic forecast for Greece, the European Commission revised its estimate for the country's 2017 economic growth from 1.8% to 1.6%. This is...

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