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Employment in Slovakia up 2.1 percent

Total employment in Slovakia reached nearly 2.2 million people in the third quarter of this year. According to a flash estimate from the Slovak Statistics Office, employment grew 2.1 percent from the same period last year.

Total employment after a seasonal adjustment was 2.182 million people, up two percent year-on-year.

The Statistics Office will publish updated employment figures on November 30 in its report on basic development trends in the Slovak economy for the first three quarters of 2007.

-SITA

Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská from press reports
The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information presented in its Flash News postings.

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