Spectator on facebook

Spectator on facebook

FOCUS SHORT

Thousands of jobs offered at fair

EMPLOYERS offered almost 10,000 jobs at the Job Expo 2012 held on May 10 and 11 in Nitra. Slovak employers had 7,500 vacancies on offer and employers from 10 other European countries offered the rest.

EMPLOYERS offered almost 10,000 jobs at the Job Expo 2012 held on May 10 and 11 in Nitra. Slovak employers had 7,500 vacancies on offer and employers from 10 other European countries offered the rest.

Apart from the positions advertised, jobseekers had the chance to review a list of roughly 6,000 jobs available through job centres across Slovakia, the TASR newswire reported.

HR experts at the fair highlighted the difficulties experienced by people aged 50+ finding jobs. They now make up almost one quarter of the total number of jobless.

Topic: Career and HR


Top stories

LGBTI people in the regions: We change people’s minds

Bratislava will dress up in rainbow colours this August again, for the seventh time. This will be for the Bratislava Dúhový Pride diversity festival. But the colours of the rainbow are less bright in the regions,…

Slovakia’s LGBTI community seeks to expand their rights.

Things that make us different also make us stronger

On August 19, a rainbow flag will fly over the US Embassy in Bratislava to represent the firm commitment of the United States to defending the human rights of LGBTI people, writes Ambassador Sterling.

The rainbow flag flew over the US Embassy in Bratislava in 2016.

Blog: 5 things you should do on your visit to the north of Slovakia Photo

Here is a list of tips by an experienced tour guide - including things you have probably not tried before.

Bratislava growing high Photo

High-rise buildings sprouting up in Bratislava

Visualisation of the future skyline of Bratislava