Bulgaria -Hourly labour costs rise by 4.8% -September 17, 2012

The National Statistics Institute has reported that in the second quarter of 2012, total hourly labour costs rose by 4.8% compared to costs one year earlier. Sectors administering the highest labour cost increases were wholesale and retail trade, repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles, services and professional, scientific and technical activities. The largest decrease in labour costs was found in electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply and construction.

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