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NNA - New win for the Lebanese technology sector despite a severe nationwide crisis
NNA-Amid a challenging time that Lebanon is going through,the Lebanese technology sector brings hope to a resilient nation that persevere...
SANA - Syrian poet Dana Abu Mahmoud reaches semi-final of Prince of Poets competition in UAE
Damascus, SANA - Dana Abu Mahmoud chose poetry as her voice to prove her talent in local and Arab competitions,...
NNA - Ministry of Public Health: 165 new coronavirus infections, 1 death; no cholera cases
NNA-Lebanon has recorded 165new coronavirus infections and one death in the past 24hours,the Ministry of Public Health indicated on Friday....
SANA - وزير الصحة: استئصال شلل الأطفال بحاجة لتأمين اللقاح والتمويل للحملات الوطنية
جنيف-سانا-تواصلت أعمال المجلس التنفيذي لمنظمة الصحة العالمية بدورته الـ152 في جنيف لليوم الخامس، والتي تستمر حتى الـ7 من الشهر الجاري.
وأكد وزير الصحة الدكتور حسن الغباش في بيان للجمهورية العربية السورية...
NNA - UNDP, Germany inaugurate new Qalamoun fish market through KFW development bank
NNA-The United Nations Development Programme(UNDP), in partnership with Germany through KfW Development Bank, established and inaugurated the new fish market...
SANA - Health Minister: Necessity of securing vaccine and funding national campaigns for Polio eradication
Geneva,SANA-Activities of the 152nd session of the World Health Organization’s Executive Board continue for the 5th day, held in Geneva...
NNA - وزارة الصحة العامة: 165 إصابة بكورونا وحالة وفاة واحدة ولا إصابات أو وفيات بالكوليرا
وطنية - اعلنت وزارة الصحة العامة في تقرير نشرته مساء اليوم عن حالات كورونا تسجيل "165 صابة جديدة رفعت العدد التراكمي للحالات المثبتة الى 122925،كما تم تسجيل حالة وفاة واحدة"....
SANA - Ministre de la Santé : L’éradication de la poliomyélite requiert le vaccin et le financement pour les campagnes nationales
Genève - SANA/ Les travaux du Conseil exécutif de l’OMS, à sa 152e session, se poursuivent à Genève et dureront...
Lusa - Business News - Portugal: Stock market closes with benchmark PSI index off 0.55%
Lisbon,Feb.3,2023(Lusa)-The Lisbon Stock Exchange closed Friday down,with the PSI index losing 0.55% to 5,924.32points and EDP Renováveis leading the losses....
Lusa - Business News - Angola: Country imports around 80% of wheat, rice, barley - government
Luanda,Feb.3,2023(Lusa)- Angola's production of wheat, rice and barley has a deficit of 80%, with supply insufficient to meet market demand,...
Lusa - Business News - Portugal: Major disruptions to train services 8-21 February due to strikes - CP
Lisbon,Feb.3,2023(Lusa)-CP- Comboios de Portugal, the country's incumbent rail operator, on Friday warned of "major disruptions" in train services between February...
Lusa - Business News - Timor-Leste: Attending meeting as observer a big step to joining ASEAN - minister
Díli,Feb.3,2023(Lusa)-Timor-Leste's minister of foreign affairs and cooperation on Friday classified her presence at the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)...
Lusa - Business News - Portugal: Madeira wants residence permits for foreigners investing in country
Santa Cruz, Madeira, Portugal, Feb. 3,2023 (Lusa) - The head of the regional government of Madeira, Miguel Albuquerque, on Friday,...
Lusa - Business News - Portugal: PSD warns of failures, lax banking regulation wants parliament hearing
Lisbon,Feb.3,2023(Lusa)-Portugal's Social Democratic Party (PSD) on Friday issued a "serious warning" that there are "market failures" and "passivity of regulators"...
Lusa - Business News - Portugal: Azores government against €3 eco-tax on cruise vessel passengers
Ponta Delgada, Azores Portugal,Feb.3,2023(Lusa)- The Azores secretary of tourism, mobility and infrastructure on Friday spoke out against a three-euro maritime...
Lusa - Business News - Cabo Verde: Uni unveils first PhD course in maths in region, maths laboratory
Praia,Feb.3,2023(Lusa)-The University of Cabo Verde(Uni-CV) inaugurated on Friday its Mathematics Laboratory, whose materials are supported by almost €50,000 ...
Lusa - Business News - Portugal: Plans to raise up to €1B in auction of 10-year bonds on 8 February
Lisbon,Feb.3,2023(Lusa)-The Portuguese Treasury and Debt Management Agency (IGCP) on Friday announced its intention to hold an auction of 10-year Treasury...
Lusa - Business News - Portugal: Airport management fees to rise by one third of initial proposal
Lisbon,Feb.3,2023(Lusa)-Fees charged by the company that manages Portugal's main commercial airports are to rise by an average of3.86% this year,...
CNA - هيئة راديو وتلفزيون قبرص تؤكد أن الإعلان عن نتائج استطلاعات الرأي قد توقف إلى ما بعد انتهاء الانتخابات الرئاسية يوم الأحد
دعت هيئة راديو وتلفزيون قبرص اليوم الجمعة المؤسسات الإذاعية والتلفزيونية إلى "توخي الحذر الشديد" بشأن الوقت الذي سيتم فيه الإعلان عن نتائج أي استطلاعات رأي متعلقة بالانتخابات الرئاسية يوم الأحد....
Lusa - Business News - Portugal: BPI reports 2022 profit up 19% at €365M as net interest rises 20%
Lisbon,Feb.3,2023(Lusa)- BPI, a Portugal-based bank, on Friday reported 2022 consolidated profits of €365 million, up 19% on the previous year....
Lusa - Business News - Portugal: Loulé Islamic baths on path for national monument status
Loulé,Portugal,Feb.3,2023(Lusa)-The draft decision on the classification of the Islamic Baths of Loulé,in the district of Faro as a national monument,...
Lusa - Business News - Portugal: Industrial accidents killed 124 workers in 2022
Lisbon, Feb. 3, 2023 (Lusa) - Last year, Portugal's Authority for Working Conditions (ACT) recorded 124 work accidents with fatalities,...
CNA - تسجيل أربع حالات وفاة بسبب كوفيد و1497 حالة إصابة جديدة الأسبوع الفائت في قبرص
أعلنت وزارة الصحة القبرصية أنه توفي الأسبوع الماضي بين 27 كانون الثاني / يناير و2 شباط/فبراير أربعة مرضى مصابين بكوفيد-19 في حين أنه تم تسجيل 1497 حالة إصابة جديدة بالفيروس....
Lusa - Business News - Portugal: Cattle GPS useless due to lack of mobile phone signal
Vila Real, Portugal,Feb.3,2023(Lusa)- The lack of a mobile network in the Alvão mountain range is an obstacle to the implementation...
Lusa - Business News - Portugal: Stock market remains red with EDP Renováveis falling more than 2%
Lisbon,Feb.3,2023(Lusa)-The Lisbon stock market was trading down on Friday,with 12 of the PSI shares dropping,led by those of EDP Renováveis,...
Lusa - Business News - Portugal: Covid-10 tests on passengers from China extended to end of February
Lisbon, Feb.3,2023(Lusa)- Portugal's government has extended the Covid-19 control measures applied to flights from China until the end of February,...
CNA - مراسم إعلان الرئيس الجديد لقبرص تقام في ملعب 'تاسوس بابادوبولوس – إليفثريا'
بحسب بيان صادر رئيس العملية الانتخابية وشرطة قبرص تقام مراسم إعلان فوز رئيس الجمهورية الجديد في ملعب "تاسوس بابادوبولوس - إليفثريا" في نيقوسيا مساء الأحد 2023/2/5 أو الأحد الذي يليه...
Lusa - Business News - Sao Tome: Portugal's PM visits counterpart on way to CAR
Sao Tome, Feb.3,2023(Lusa)- Portugal's prime minister met on Friday with his counterpart from Soa Tome, Patrice Trovoada, in Sao Tome,...
Lusa - Business News - Portugal: Stock market opens in the red, down 0.33% to 5,937.28 points
Lisbon, Feb.3,2023(Lusa) - The Lisbon stock market opened in negative territory on Friday, with the PSI index (Portugal Stock Index),...
Lusa - Business News - Macau: China restarts organised tours
Macau,China,Feb.3,2023(Lusa)- China announced on Friday the end of all restrictions due to the Covid-19 pandemic on travel to Hong Kong...
Lusa - Business News - Portugal: Contamination of former refinery land 'expected' - Galp
Porto,Feb.3,2023(Lusa)- Portugal's largest oil company Galp said on Thursday that it had expected that the land where its refinery operated...
Lusa - Business News - Guinea-Bissau: President confident about common west African currency by 2027
Bissau,Feb.3,2023(Lusa)-The president of Guinea-Bissau, Umaro Sissoco Embaló, said on Thursday he was confident about the creation of the single currency...
Lusa - Business News - Mozambique: Defence council calls for 'immediate solutions' to SA attacks
Maputo, Feb.3,2022(Lusa) - Mozambique's National Defence and Security Council (CNDS) on Thursday called for "immediate solutions to the competent authorities"...
CNA - الخارجية الأمريكية تؤكد أنه لا سياسة جديدة بشأن رفع حظر الأسلحة المفروض على قبرص
علقت الخارجية الأمريكية على الحظر الأمريكي الكامل للعقوبات ضد 22 فرداً وكياناً في مختلف الدول ومن بينها قبرص، بشأن شبكة التملص من العقوبات التي تدعم المجمع الصناعي العسكري الروسي. ...
Lusa - Business News - Portugal: Top newspaper headlines on Friday, 3 February
Lisbon,Feb.3,2023(Lusa)- World Youth Day is starting to get more attention as the preparations ramp up for the church's biggest event....
CNA - Labour market slack up in Cyprus in 2021, lower related to 2018, Eurostat data show




In 2021, the labour market slack, which comprises all people who have an unmet need for employment, amounted to 15.0% of the extended labour force among people aged 15 to 74 years in Cyprus and to 14.0% in the EU according to data released by Eurostat, the statistical service of the European Union.
The labour market slack percentage in Cyprus in 2021 corresponded to 71.9 thousand people. The labour market percentage was 16.6% (74.8 thousand) in 2018, before falling to 13.6% (62.0 thousand) in 2019 and rising to 14.7% (67.7 thousand) in 2020.
Less than half of the labour market slack in the EU (6.7% of the extended labour force in the EU) corresponded to unemployed people, while slightly more than half was composed of underemployed part-time workers (who want to work more), people who are available to work but are not looking for work, and people who are looking for work but are not immediately available to work.
Eurostat did not include percentages for the breakdown of categories of workers included in labour market slack on the national and regional level in its press release.
On a regional level, 132 out of 242 NUTS 2 regions (or 54.5%) reported shares below the EU average, with the remainder (45.5%) recording shares that were equal to or above the EU average.
Unmet demand for employment was a relatively high share of the extended labour force in several of the southern EU Member States, while labour market slack impacted a relatively low share of the extended labour force in most eastern EU Member States.
The highest shares of labour market slack, of at least 24.0% of the extended labour force, were concentrated in just four of the EU Member States: seven regions in each of Spain and Italy, six regions in Greece, as well as the five outermost regions of France.
The lowest levels of labour market slack, less than 5.5% of the extended labour force, were mainly in eastern EU Member States and included the capital regions of Bulgaria, Czechia, Poland, Romania and Slovakia; there were also three regions in southern Germany that had low levels of labour market slack.
In 2021, the share of the extended labour force with unmet demand for employment ranged from 3.1% in Bratislavský kraj (the capital region of Slovakia) to 41.4% in the island region of Sicilia in Italy (excluding older data for Mayotte in France).
In many eastern regions of the EU, it was relatively common to find that unemployment accounted for a high proportion of labour market slack; in other words, there were relatively few people who were underemployed, seeking work but not immediately available, or available to work but not seeking.
This was particularly notable in the Romanian and Slovak capital regions of Bucureşti-Ilfov and Bratislavský kraj, where unemployment made up more than four-fifths of labour market slack.
By contrast, in all of the Netherlands regions there was a high share of labour market slack being accounted for by underemployed part-time workers or those who wish to work additional hours and are available to do so.
CNA/YK/EPH/2022
ENDS, CYPRUS NEWS AGENCY


Agency : LUSA

Date : 2022-11-26 00:06:34







 

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