Spectator on facebook

Spectator on facebook

OECD predicts Slovak unemployment will fall

In a report on unemployment in members states, the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has predicted the jobless rate in Slovakia will fall this year to 19.1 per cent from an average 19.3 per cent in 2001.

The OECD expects unemployment in Poland, meanwhile, to rise to 19.6 per cent, giving the Poles the highest figure in the 30-member club. The only other member countries with rates over 10 per cent will be Greece and Spain.

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

Top stories

Night life in Bratislava will not end

Councillors for the Old Town adopt new opening hours for pubs, night clubs and restaurants.

How social networks can earn you a ticket to Germany

Can a status on a social network change someone’s life? Yes, if you write humorous stories about a fictive German ambassador.

Assaf Alassaf (r) talked about his life and his book in Bratislava

The most famous circus comes to town Video

The famous Cirque du Soleil is in Bratislava celebrating the 15th year of its show Varekai: Tales of the Forest.

Cirque du Soleil: Varekai

New investor to create 500 jobs in Nitra

A company following the Jaguar Land Rover carmaker to Nitra plans to create 500 new jobs and invest €17 million.

Tha Jaguar Land Rover draws also other investors to Nitra.