Unemployment in Malta and Gozo falls to a new low

Unemployment in Malta and Gozo has plunged to a new low, according to official figures. The jobless total stood at 1,642 in December – a fall of 7 per cent compared to the same month in 2018. The figures were released by the state employment agency JobsPlus. Meanwhile, EU statistics showed that the Maltese unemployment […]

Unemployment in Malta and Gozo falls to a record low

Unemployment in Malta and Gozo has fallen to a new record low. The latest jobless figures are more good news for the Maltese economy, which is officially the fastest-growing in europe. In July, the number of people out of work and claiming benefit stood at 1,654 – a fall of nearly 10 per cent compared […]

Unemployment in Malta falls by 9.1% in June

Unemployment in Malta and Gozo has dropped to a record low. The jobless total fell by 9.1 per cent in June, according to new figures from Malta’s national employment agency Jobsplus. It said the number of people out of work and claiming benefit stood at 1,616. Unemployment fell in all age groups, with the expectation […]

Unemployment in Malta hits 50-year low

There’s more good news for the Maltese economy. Malta’s jobless total is at its lowest since Independence, according to official figures. Data from JobsPlus showed that unemployment in Malta had plunged by more than 26 per cent in just 12 months. In March, the number of people out of work and claiming benefit stood at […]

Malta has second lowest unemployment in EU

There’s more good news for the Maltese economy. New figures show Malta now has second lowest unemployment rate in the EU. The jobless rate in Malta stands at 3.6 per cent – the same as in Germany. Only the Czech Republic faired better with unemployment at 2.3 per cent. The highest jobless rate remains in […]