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Dutch employment marginally down

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The number of people in paid employment has fallen by 13 thousand over the past three months. Fewer women hold paid jobs, and more women...

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Dutch women boost employment rate in the Netherlands

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The Dutch employment rate has significantly improved, and it’s all thanks to getting more women into work. Statistics Netherlands...

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Dutch employment and unemployment are both rising

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Dutch employment has been growing strongly recently. The Dutch unemployment rate has also been rising. In January 2015, the number of...

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Dutch unemployment further down. More people finding work in the Netherlands

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Statistics Netherlands (CBS) announced today that unemployment has fallen for the third month in a row. More people recently found work....

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Fewer Dutch people have permanent employment contracts

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In 2013, nearly 7.3 million Dutch nationals aged 15-64 had paid jobs for twelve hours a week or more, a decline by more than 100 thousand...

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Fewer social security recipients find employment in the Netherlands

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At the end of 2011, 367 thousand people in the Netherlands received social security benefits according figures released by Statistics...

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Employment further down in the Netherlands

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In the third quarter of 2012, 82 thousand jobs of employees were lost relative to the third quarter of 2011, i.e. a decline by 1.0...

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Pupils know little about opportunities on the employment market

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High school pupils know little about their chances on the employment market when choosing a subsequent course of study. They also scarcely...

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The future of Dutch employment: Temp jobs

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By choice or chance, many workers in the Netherlands have already given up the notion of a traditional, steady, full-time job with health...

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More Dutch people keep working after retirement age

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Fewer employees retire before their 60th in the Netherlands. Last year only 6 percent of employees retired under the age of 60 years. This...

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