Comprehensive reforms to Portugal’s labour market between 2011 and 2015 have helped create jobs and reduce the country’s high unemployment rate but important challenges remain, according to a new OECD report.
OECD employment rate increases to 67.0% in the third quarter of 2016
OECD unemployment rate stable at 6.2% in November 2016
Growth in OECD Unit Labour Costs slows to 0.4% in the third quarter of 2016
OECD unemployment rate down to 6.2% in October 2016
OECD unemployment rate stable at 6.3% in September 2016
OECD employment rate increases further to 66.9% in the second quarter of 2016
OECD unemployment rate stable at 6.3% in August 2016
Young people who leave school at 16 with low skills are facing increasing challenges in finding a job, and their chances may not improve even if the economy picks up, according to a new OECD report.
The post-crisis recovery in entrepreneurial activity remains mixed across countries, but new data released today by the OECD provides tentative signs of a turning point, with trends in enterprise creation rates pointing upwards in most economies.