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Fico: We Want Good Figures to Be Reflected in Higher Living Standards

The falling public debt and the drop in the public finance deficit last year are testimony to the Government's responsible policies, said Prime Minister Robert Fico (Smer-SD) on Tuesday.

Labour Ministry Defends Work for Benefits Policy

The policy that requires people on the receiving end of benefits to work on pain of losing the assistance was introduced with a nod to the discussion on the need to redress the absence of targeting in the social security system and its failure to encourage people to provide for themselves, said the Labour, Social Affairs and the Family Ministry on Thursday.

NBS Expects GDP Growth at 3.2 percent This Year, Faster Rates Ahead

According to the latest medium-term forecast that the central bank (NBS) released on Tuesday, Slovakia's economy should grow by 3.2 percent this year before gathering momentum and growing by 4.2 percent next year and by 4.6 percent in 2019 on the back of fresh investments in the automotive sector.

Richter: Total Number of Registered Unemployed at Nine-Year Low

Positive developments in unemployment are continuing in Slovakia, stated Labour, Social Affairs and the Family Minister Jan Richter (Smer-SD), adding that the Labour, Social Affairs and the Family Centre is, nevertheless, preparing further projects to enhance the creation of new jobs.

Unemployment Rate Down to 8.64 percent in January

Bratislava, February 20 (TASR) – The unemployment rate in Slovakia stood at 8.64 percent in January, down by 0.12 percentage points month-on-month and by...

Analysts: State Needs to Step Up Help for Long-term Unemployed

The lack of a qualified workforce plays an increasingly central role vis-a-vis reducing unemployment and creating new jobs, analysts have told TASR.

UPSVaR: Unemployment in Slovakia at 9.08 percent in October

Bratislava, November 21 (TASR) - The unemployment rate in Slovakia in October stood at 9.08 percent, down by 0.34 percentage points month-on-month and by...

Richter: Unemployment Now Lowest in Seven Years

Bratislava, March 18 (TASR) - Slovakia is now achieving the most positive results both in unemployment and the number of employed people in the...

UPSVaR: Unemployment Rate Fell to 10.09 percent in February

Bratislava, March 18 (TASR) - The unemployment rate in Slovakia stood at 10.09 percent in February, announced Labour, Social Affairs and the Family Centre...

Unemployment in All Trencin Districts under National Average in January

Trencin, February 23 (TASR) - The average unemployment rate in Trencin region in January was 7.71 percent, a decrease of 0.18 percentage points month-on-month, announced the Labour, Social Affairs and the Family Centre on Tuesday.

Fico: Could Be Lack of Qualified People if Unemployment Goes under 10%

Bratislava, February 21 (TASR) - The Government has been successful in meeting its target of reducing unemployment in Slovakia in line with the eurozone average, announced Prime Minister Robert Fico at a press conference at the Labour, Social Affairs and the Family Ministry on Sunday.