Croatian Employment Service

HZZ: Demand for seasonal jobs on rise

A 3% rise in seasonal employment was registered in August compared to July, and demand for this type of employment also rose by 3.8%, according to figures provided by the Croatian Employment...

Croatia's unemployment rate in July down m-o-m, y-o-y

At the end of July 2016, 217,089 persons were registered as jobless, down 1.1% on the month and 15.9% on the year, the Croatian Employment Service (HZZ) said on Wednesday, adding that July was the...

Employers' association slams suspension of on-the-job training scheme for young people

The Croatian Employers Association (HUP) does not support the cancellation or suspension of active employment measures such as on-the-job training for young people, HUP said on Tuesday.

Unemployment rate of 18.5% continuation of five-month growth

The unemployment rate in Croatia increased in January for the fifth consecutive month, from 17.9% to 18.5%, the State Bureau of Statistics (DZS) reported on Tuesday.

Employment Service figures show 285,468 unemployed in Dec 2015

At the end of December last year there were 285,468 people registered as unemployed, which is 0.3% higher or 811 people more than in November. In comparison to December 2014, that was 9.9% lower...

Number of persons employed continues to fall

Since August, after the usual employment growth ahead of and during the tourism season, the number of persons employed has been decreasing.

284,657 registered unemployed at end-November

November was the third month in a row to see a monthly increase in the number of the unemployed, after the end of the peak tourist season.

Number of employed drops by more than 15K in Sept

The number of people employed by SMEs and free-lancers dropped by 5.3% or by around 11,000 people to 200,055 in total.