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The Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) and the Population Council announced the results of their survey of young people in the ashwa’yat (informal housing areas) of Greater Cairo during a meeting held on Tuesday. The survey measured the indicators of health, unemployment, migration, and marriage formation. The survey revealed that 44.5% of …
Young women with university degrees are five times more likely to be unemployed than young men in Egypt, according to the Population Council’s research on gender disparity in access to higher education. While there are nine women for every 10 men in university and the gender gap is narrowing, the percentage of unemployment after graduation …
Unemployment in France has gone up slightly in the third quarter, the national statistics office has reported.
The unemployment rate in Egypt has risen to 12.6% during the third quarter (Q3) of 2016, up from 12.5% in the second quarter (Q2), according to the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS). The third quarter is usually when new graduates join the market with different degrees, including medium education qualifications, above medium, …
Prime Minister Sherif Ismail and the government have promised a litany of political and legislative reforms that would be implemented in the short term to develop Egypt’s economy and pull it out of its poor state. Debates over the Civil Service Law, the value-added tax, the investment law, as well as the budget deficit, trade …
The number of Japanese without a job has fallen to a level not seen in over two decades. Still, the country faces tough challenges in the form of lackluster economic growth and stubbornly low inflation.
Unemployment rates witnessed a decrease of 0.2% in the second quarter (Q2) of 2016 down to 12.5%, compared to 12.7% in the first quarter (Q1) of 2016, according to a press release by the Central Agency for Public Mobilisation and Statistics (CAPMAS) issued on Monday. A source from CAPMAS said that the decrease can be …
Joblessness in Europe’s biggest economy has never been lower in more than a quarter century, dropping below 6 percent for the first time since June 1991 as healthy economic growth causes companies to continue hiring.
A newly-published study shows that more than half of the 22 million unemployed people in the European Union have been jobless for a year or longer, with older people and low-skilled workers the most affected.
I know I am not be the first, nor will I be the last, to write about unemployment in Egypt, but in the next few paragraphs I will talk about unemployment as a disaster rather than as a problem. It has become like a snowball whose size increases day by day and afflicts young people …
The report has further elaborated that 36.1% of unemployed individuals in the 15-29 age range have completed secondary or higher education
I know I will not be the first or the last to write about the problem of unemployment in Egypt, but here, I will address in a few lines the disaster—not problem—of unemployment, which continues to snowball on a daily bases, causing frustration among the youth and their families every hour of every day. The …
The unemployment rate was 8.9% for men and 25.8% for women
Only 8% of total financing in Arab banks goes to SMEs
Aiming to spread recycled paper art, El-Masry cooperates with 57,357 cancer hospitals to provide free workshops for children. He launched a Facebook page called “Learn, Create, and Sell’’
The number of jobless people in Germany has dropped to levels not seen since the early 1990s. While 2015 saw another decrease in unemployment overall, the rate was slightly up in December, the labor office reported.
CAPMAS says the unemployment rate registered 12.8%
At least 50% of all Egyptian students polled want to work for an international company
Youth unemployment reached 26.6% for those aged 15-29 years, according to CAPMAS report
Youth make up 52% of Egypt’s labour force, a CAPMAS report revealed
Egyptian government is aiming to achieve better results in upcoming three years, says Salman
“I left Egypt because I realised that I couldn’t find a decent job in my field, without having connections,” says one immigrant
Government revision on budget included lower targeted budget deficit, lower spending and higher revenues
Prior to his election, president was widely criticised for not releasing his electoral platform
The rate stood at 13.3% in FY 2013/2014
Fight to cut domestic debt to 84% during coming years, says Salman
Hope is to build accurate labour market database including unemployment rates and distribution according to age, qualification, and gender