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Romania – the highest labour force cost percentage increase in the EU

Romanian companies are increasingly pressed as the labour force becomes more expensive: in Q2 2017, the hourly labour cost grew by 18.6% as compared to the same period last year, Romania being the leader in the European Union by percentage ...

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Romania, still the highest annual increase in hourly labour costs for Q1 too

In the first quarter of 2017, the highest annual increases in hourly labour costs for the whole economy were registered in Romania, +17.2 percent, Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union reveals. Hungary was next (+11.7 percent), followed by ...

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Romania, Bulgaria – the lowest hourly labour costs in 2016

Last year, the hourly labour costs ranged from EUR 4.4 to EUR 42 across the EU Member States in 2016, the lowest being recorded in Bulgaria and Romania, the highest – in Denmark and Belgium. According to Eurostat, the statistical ...

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Romania posts the highest annual increases in hourly labour costs

Hourly labour costs rose by 1.5 percent in the euro area (EA19) and by 1.9 percent in the EU28 in the third quarter of 2016, compared with the same quarter of the previous year, Romania recording the highest annual increase ...

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Romania, EU’s leader on increasing labour costs in Q1 of 2016

In the first quarter of 2016, the highest annual increases in hourly labour costs for the whole economy were registered in Romania (+10.4 percent), Bulgaria (+7.7 percent), Estonia (+6.9 percent), Lithuania (+6.1 percent) and Latvia (+4.7 percent), Eurostat, the statistical ...

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Romania, EU’s leader in increasing labour costs in Q4 of 2015

Romania recorded the highest annual increase in hourly labour costs among EU’s Member States In the fourth quarter of 2015 compared with the same quarter of the previous year, +11.4 percent, Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union data ...

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