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International Internet Magazine. Baltic States news & analytics Monday, 23.04.2018, 14:31

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43% entrepreneurs in Latvia have been affected by labor shortages in 2017

43% entrepreneurs in Latvia have been affected by labor shortages in 2017

13.04.2018

As many as 43% of entrepreneurs in Latvia admit they have been affected by labor shortages over the past year, which is an increase by 4% percentage points from the summer of 2017, Citadele Bank’s spokeswoman Baiba Abelniece told LETA, citing the latest Citadele Index.

Keyword tags: Analytics, Employment, Labour-market, Latvia, Markets and Companies



Promises at job interview don't match reality in 72% cases in Latvia

Promises at job interview don't match reality in 72% cases in Latvia

11.04.2018

In a survey carried out by the jobs portal cvmarket.lv, 72% of respondents in Latvia complained that the promises made by employers at the job interview didn't match the reality after they started working, informs LETA.

Registered unemployment in Latvia down to 7% in March

Registered unemployment in Latvia down to 7% in March

11.04.2018

In March 2018, Latvia's registered unemployment rate was down to 7%, decreasing by 0.1%age point from February, writes LETA, according to the information released by the State Employment Agency.


Towards a well-functioning European labour market

Towards a well-functioning European labour market

03.04.2018

The EU efforts to ensure fair labour mobility culminated recently in the Commission’s proposal for a European Labour Authority. In this way the European Commission has taken concrete steps to further deliver on the European Pillar of Social Rights adopted at the end of 2017. The message for the Baltic States is clear: increasing social fairness.

Eesti Pank: overheating of labor market caused by lack of investments

Eesti Pank: overheating of labor market caused by lack of investments

28.03.2018

The Bank of Estonia said that the Estonian labor market is overheating due to the lack of investments by companies, informs LETA/BNS.


19.03.2018

In 2017, number of job vacancies rose by 2.6 thousand in Latvia

Data of Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) show that in 2017 there were 17.0 thou. job vacancies in Latvia, which is 2.6 thou. vacancies or 17.9% more than in 2016. In public sector there were 6.1 thou. job vacancies van in private sector 10.9 thou. vacancies. Over the year, the number of job vacancies in private sector grew by 2.0 thou. or 21.8% and in public sector by 0.6 thou. or 11.6%.

07.03.2018

Top 10 Countries for Career Women

More than half the women working abroad (51%) are satisfied with their career opportunities. But at the same time, one-third of them (33%) state that their income abroad is lower than what they would make in a similar job back home, compared to only a quarter of men (25%) stating the same, as InterNations, the world’s largest network for people who live and work abroad, reveals.

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