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22% of young Bulgarians neither study nor work 22% of young Bulgarians neither study nor work
19.05.2015

According to figures made public today, around 24 percent of young people in Bulgaria aged below 29 and about 22 percent in the 15-24 age group are not engaged in any kind of activities - work or study. ...

Source: BIA

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Unemployment Rate in Bulgaria Dropped to 10.7 % in April Unemployment Rate in Bulgaria Dropped to 10.7 % in April
15.05.2015

This was a decrease of 0.3 % compared to March and a drop of 1.1 % compared to the same month in 2014. ...

Source: BIA

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Employers’ views on European Commission initiative on the long-term unemployed Employers’ views on European Commission initiative on the long-term unemployed
13.05.2015

As a first step it is essential to focus on the overall systemic factors and the roles of and interaction between different actors and services. In line with the Commission's 2013 ...

Source: BUSINESSEUROPE

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Employers’ views on European Commission initiative on the long-term unemployed Employers’ views on European Commission initiative on the long-term unemployed
12.05.2015

The European cross-industry employers' organisations agree that long-term unemployment (LTU) is an issue that needs to be addressed, for a number of reasons: ...

Source: BUSINESSEUROPE

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Bulgarian Industrial Association celebrates its 35th Anniversary Bulgarian Industrial Association celebrates its 35th Anniversary
27.04.2015

Bulgarian Industrial Association celebrated its 35th Anniversary. Representatives of the biggest Bulgarian enterprises established the Bulgarian Industrial Economic Association (BIEA), later on renamed to Bulgarian Industrial Association (BIA) ...

Source: BIA

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The key to employment are skills not certificates The key to employment are skills not certificates
21.04.2015

According to Tomcho Tomov, university graduates are having difficulty finding a job because there is no state planning, which means too many of a given kind of specialists find themselves on the labour market and too few of others. ...

Source: BIA

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Confederation of the Independent Trade Unions in Bulgaria BULGARIAN INDUSTRIAL ASSOCIATION Confederation of Labour „Podkrepa”