39,000 Latvian families with 3 or more children

Jūrmala, Latvia (Dainis Matisons, CC BY)

Almost 1/3 of Romanian employers plan to hire new people

New gas pipeline to be laid between Kyiv and Avdiyivka (Donetsk region)

Latvia

Latvian Welfare Ministry has informed that 14 per cent of families living in the country have 3 or more children. In total, there are 277,000 families in Latvia. Among them, there are over 39,000 of those with 3 children or more, 76,000 with two children and 162,000 with one child.

In the EU birth rates are still low. The average woman within the EU has 1.6 children. The highest birth-rates are observed in Ireland and France. The lowest rate is in Germany.

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Romania

28 per cent of Romanian companies will be hiring people in Q3’17. At the same time 64 per cent of employers won’t change its headcount and 7 per cent anticipate layoffs. SEE News Corporate Wire shows numbers from the report published by ManpowerGroup recruitment company.

As the data shows, the best regions in terms of new jobs opportunities are Bucharest and Ilfov. The weakest region is the southeast region of Romania.

As Romanian employers once again anticipate steady job gains in the July-September interval, the companies should rethink their HR practices and become builders of talent, because finding it on the market is less and less an option,” Manpower Romania country manager, Igor Hahn, said.

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Ukraine

Interfax informs that new pipeline will be constructed to deliver natural gas from Kyiv-held territory to Avdiyivka (Donetsk region). As reported, construction works started June 13th. The project will cost UAH59m.

The new pipeline is needed because natural gas supplies were stopped after militants damaged the old construction and 22,000 residents of Avdiyivka was left without the natural gas.

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What’s up in indexes

BET (of Bucharest) decreased from 8,459.64 index points Monday, June 12th to 8,449.19 index points Tuesday, June 13th. It’s down 0.02 per cent d/d and up 31.71 per cent y/y.

BUX (of Budapest) increased from 35,334.48 index points Monday, June 12th to 33,588.70 index points Tuesday, June 13th. It’s up 0.72 per cent d/d and up 37.78 per cent y/y.

CROBEX (of Zagreb) increased from 1,841.10 index points Monday, June 12th to 1,845.59 index points Tuesday, June 13th. It’s up 0.73 per cent d/d and up 12.87 per cent y/y.

OMXR (of Riga) increased from 848.19 index points Monday, June 12th to 858.22 index points Tuesday, June 13th. It’s up 1.18 per cent d/d and up 35.01 per cent y/y.

OMXT (of Tallinn) increased from 1,131.37 index points Monday, June 12th to 1,132.59 index points Tuesday, June 13th. It’s up 0.11 per cent d/d and up 13.46 per cent y/y.

OMXV (of Vilnius) increased from 594.95 index points Monday, June 12th to 594.39 index points Tuesday, June 13th. It’s down 0.09 per cent d/d and up 16.36 per cent y/y.

PX (of Prague) decreased from 1,004.46 index points Monday, June 12th to 1,001.30 It’s down 0.31 per cent d/d and up 22.35 per cent y/y.

SAX (of Bratislava) decreased from 313.25 index points Monday, June 12th to 311.54 index points Tuesday, June 13th.  It’s down 0.55 per cent d/d and down 2.55 per cent y/y.

SOFIX (of Sofia) decreased from 681.39 index points Monday, June 12th to 681.05 index points Tuesday, June 13th.  It’s down 0.05 per cent d/d and up 51.94 per cent y/y.

UX (of Kyiv) increased from 1,025.58 index points Monday, June 12th to 1,037.67 index points Tuesday, June 13th. It’s up 1.18 per cent d/d and up 56.81 per cent y/y.

WIG20 (of Warsaw) increased from 2,295.01 index points Monday, June 12th to 2,302.41 index points Tuesday, June 13th. It’s up 0.32 per cent d/d and up 29.35 per cent y/y.

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