The number of newly registered unemployed in the country in the period from the beginning of the year up until 21 November is in excess of 250,000. 206,000 people have found jobs via employment agencies over the same period, indicate latest..
Unemployment in Bulgaria continues to drop, and in June stood at 5.2%, the National Employment Agency says, a 0.5% drop compared to May, and a 3.1% drop on an annual basis (from 8.3% in June, 2020) 170,716 is the number of registered..
Around 700 more people have started work compared to the number of newly registered unemployed at job centres, show latest data of the National Statistical Institute and the Employment Agency which monitored the labour market because of Covid-19...
The “60/40” measure aimed at preserv ing employment during the pandemic will be extended from April 1 to May 31, according to government plans , BNR's Horizon t program has reported. The proposal will..
Tomorrow, more than 8,000 companies that have applied for state support will start receiving a total of EUR 58 million under the Operational Programme Innovation and Competitiveness, Bulgaria’s Minister of Economy Lachezar Borisov told BNR. On the..
After optimistic data from August and September, when job offers were close to their pre-pandemic levels with only 7% decrease, the last two months have seen a decline again. In November alone, announcements for new openings fell by 20%, and..
A government project has been prepared, providing for workers on unpaid leave to receive daily aid. The compensation will apply to sectors that have been temporarily restricted in their operations due to Covid-19. Workers will have the right to use..
No zero academic year envisaged: Education minister “There will not be a zero academic year over the coronavirus epidemic,” said Minister of Education Krasimir Valchev for bTV. In his words extending the school year into summer will be one..
189,000 people have found a job since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, Ministry of Labour and Social Policy data show. After the first version of the 60/40 employment aid scheme in the March-June period, more than 9,000 employers were..
In September and October 564 employers presented more than 4,000 available jobs at labour exchanges, National Employment Agency data show. According to the National Statistical Institute (NSI), the number of newly registered unemployed during..