Italy -Employment in large firms stable -March 06, 2013

The official statistical office ISTAT has a page with regular publications. It recently reported on labour indicators for large firms. In December 2012 the seasonally adjusted employment index in large firms was unchanged compared with November (+0.1% in industry and unchanged in services); net of workers in short-time working allowance increased by 0.1% (+0.2% in industry and unchanged in services). The quarterly data on (un)employment are published in the 1st week of March.



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