Tag: Employment

EU forecasts strong economic growth for Malta

The EU’s economic forecast for Malta is the highest for 2020. In the Autumn Forecast 2019 report, the EU Commission expects Malta’s economic growth in 2020 to be at 4.2% and at 3.8% in the following year.

Most industrial disputes are amicably resolved says government data

Over the past 33 months, the Industrial Relations Department registered 72 cases of industrial dispute, averaging 2 disputes a month.

More females in fixed-term contracts and PT employment in 2018

There were more females in fixed term contracts and part-time employment than males in 2018, new figures show.According to...

U.S. Supreme Court begins hearing gay, transgender employment rights case

The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday began hearing arguments in a major LGBT rights dispute over whether a landmark decades-old federal anti-discrimination...

Less part time workers in accommodation and food sector – NSO

Fewer part timers are working in accommodation and food Services in the last two years, new figures show.According to...

Real estate activities decrease by 31%; wages increase – NSO

In the second quarter of 2019, real estate activities decreased by 31.7% when compared to the same period of 2018, statistics from the National...

Energy industry jobs and hours down, days and wages up

The energy industry recorded an increase of 8.5% in the number working days within the Working Day Industrial Turnover, higher than any other sector.This...

Watch: “The first year is the most difficult; I thought about...

Angele Azzopardi is the creative director and founder of the UNGL Studio. She told Newsbook.com.mt what she went through being a female graphic designer and self-employed.

Watch: Workers with different abilities lead to success – Scicluna

The Commissioner for the Rights of Persons with Disability (CRPD) Oliver Scicluna said that he and the Commission are certain that when people employ...

Increase in sales in first quarter of 2019 – NSO

When compared to the corresponding quarter of 2018, NSO statistics show that the industrial turnover, meaning total sales and other income, have increased by...