Insider Business Registered unemployed at 30,951 end of January, 2019

Registered unemployed at 30,951 end of January, 2019

The number of unemployed registered at the District Labour Offices on the last day of January 2019 stood at 30,951 persons according to figures released by the Cyprus Statistical Service.

It said that based on seasonally adjusted data that show the trend of unemployment, the number of registered unemployed for January 2019 fell to 24,091 from 24,333 the previous month.

On an annual basis, that is compared to January 2018, there was a drop of 5,038 persons or 14,0%. This was mainly observed in trade (down 1,158 unemployed persons), public administration (down 583), accommodation and food service activities (down 578), manufacturing (down 537), construction (down 526), education (down 173) and among newcomers in the labour market (down.538).

Read more

https://in-cyprus.com/unemployment-rate-in-cyprus-4th-highest-in-eu-drops-to-8-8-eurostat/

Top Stories

CySEC fines Commerzbank AG €650,000 for market manipulation

    The Board of the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) completed its investigation regarding the compliance of the now defunct Cyprus Popular Bank (CPB)...

New espresso blends at Alphamega Hypermarkets’ cafeterias

    Alphamega Hypermarkets are investing in the coffee culture that has grown significantly in Cyprus over these past few years, making sure to offer high-quality...

582 booked for speeding, 60 for drunk driving in 3 days

    Police booked 582 drivers for speeding and another 60 for drunk driving during the three days from Friday to Sunday as part of ongoing...

3rd consecutive day of red alert for forest fires

The Forestry Department has issued yet another fire red alert on Monday, the CNA reports. In an announcement, the Department emphasised that lighting a fire...

Driver who collided with two bikers arrested for drunk driving

  A 48 year old driver involved in a road collision with two bikers in Larnaca last night is under arrest after he was found...

Taste

Cyprus sprouts with cream and prosciutto

In a big, deep frying pan, fry the prosciutto in the olive oil, on medium heat for 2 minutes. Add the onion and garlic...

Pork burger with sundried tomatoes, mozzarella and anchovies

Mix all the ingredients together with the mince in a bowl, and combine well. Divide into 4 balls and form the burgers. Warm a griddle/pan...

Sheftalies

Wash the lamb cauls with plenty of cold water and let them settle in water and vinegar for a little while. Soak the bread crumbs...

Loukaniko Pitsilias – Pitsilia Sausage

Pitsilia sausage is produced in the Pitsilia region from pork minced meat that is “cooked” ( matured) in the dry red wine of the...