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Unemployment hits record low of 4.7% in September

The registered unemployment rate in the country continued its downward trend in September, hitting a record low of 4.7%. 

The number of registered unemployed at the end of September was 154,936, indicate National Employment Agency data. The year-over-year drop is 2.5%. The biggest share of job vacancies is in the processing industry, in education and in trade. 

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